Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
All but dissertation, used to denote a student who has completed all other parts of a doctorate:‘ABDs will be considered but receipt of the doctorate will be a condition of tenure’
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.