Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
with object To bring under the influence or rule of Afrikaners; to cause to resemble an Afrikaner.Related Afrikanderize
1930s; earliest use found in The Fortnightly Review. From Afrikaner + -ize; compare earlier Afrikanderize.
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.