Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
nounAncient Greek History
A collection of sculptures originally decorating the pediment of the temple of the goddess Aphaea in Aegina, now held by the Glyptothek museum in Munich.
Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Episcopal Watchman.
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.