Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A mountainous region in Asia on the northern side of the Himalayas, since 1965 forming an autonomous region in the west of China; population 2,840,000 (est. 2007); official languages, Tibetan and Chinese; capital, Lhasa.Chinese name Xizang
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.