Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A banded penguin, Spheniscus demersus, which is the only penguin found in Africa and is confined to the coasts and waters of southern Africa; also called jackass penguin.
1930s; earliest use found in Ontario Library Review.
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.