Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Church History= Acephalian.Related Acephalian
Late 16th century (in an earlier sense). From classical Latin acephalus or its etymon ancient Greek ἀκέϕαλος + -ist.
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.