Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
The people belonging to a particular age group or range in a community, usually one of a number of stratified bands that defines the social status and role of those within it.
1920s; earliest use found in Man: a monthly record of anthropological science.
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.