Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Training undertaken as an adult or provided for adults, typically in practical and vocational skills; frequently (and in earliest use) attributive, as adult training centre, adult training programme, adult training school, etc.
Mid 19th century.
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.