Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Housing that can be afforded by those on low or median incomes; specifically housing made available to those on lower incomes at a price below normal market value, as the result of legislation or subsidy by a local authority or the state.
1940s; earliest use found in The Wisconsin State Journal.
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.