Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1A member of a group of American Indian peoples living in scattered areas throughout the Amazon valley.
2mass noun Any of the languages of the Tupi, which constitute a branch of the Tupi-Guarani language family.
Relating to the Tupi or their languages.
A local name.
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.