Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
[mass noun] A movement in literature, music, art, etc., featuring futuristic or science fiction themes which incorporate elements of black history and culture:‘Afrofuturism has drawn adherents from across the whole spectrum of the arts’
1990s: from Afro- + futurism.
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.