Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(1921–2004), British actor, director, and playwright, of Russian descent; full name Sir Peter Alexander Ustinov. He wrote and acted in a number of plays, and was noted for appearances in films such as "Spartacus" (1960) and "Death on the Nile" (1978).
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.