Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A person who holds absolute principles in political, philosophical, or theological matters:‘he was a moral absolutist with little patience for shades of grey’
Relating to or supporting absolute principles:‘an absolutist political tradition’‘these claims might strike many people as absolutist and extreme’
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.