Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
The largest satellite of Uranus (diameter 1,600 km), the fourteenth closest to the planet and having an icy surface, discovered by W. Herschel in 1787.
The name of the queen of the fairies in Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream.
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.