Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- ‘‘Ee, well, you do lead exciting lives,’ said Hilda’northern English form of oh
- ‘Ee what a big difference the little details can make.’
- ‘I Say, I Say, Ice Age- ee, what a great movie!’
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.