Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
An illegal organized gathering, frequently in a warehouse, field, etc., at which Acid House music is played, and hallucinogenic drugs are often reputedly available.
1980s; earliest use found in The Guardian.
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.