Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(born 1963), US film director, screenwriter, and actor; full name Quentin Jerome Tarantino. He came to sudden prominence with "Reservoir Dogs" (1992), followed in 1994 by "Pulp Fiction". Both aroused controversy for their amorality and violence but also won admiration for their wit and style.
We take a look at several popular, though confusing, punctuation marks.
From Afghanistan to Zimbabwe, discover surprising and intriguing language facts from around the globe.
The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.