Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Law a system of criminal justice in which opposing cases for prosecution and defence are presented to a judge or jury who determines a verdict.
Politics a parliamentary system in which the governing party and an officially recognized opposition tend to persist in a state of institutionalized conflict.
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.