Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A provision in a loan agreement, mortgage, etc., that stipulates the immediate repayment of a debt to the lender upon breach of contract.
Late 19th century; earliest use found in Irish Law Times & Solicitors' Journal.
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.