Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
An actual address, as determined by the hardware of a computer; an address expressed in machine language.
1950s; earliest use found in Mathematical Tables and Other Aids to Computation.
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.