Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
An educational establishment which teaches subjects relating to agriculture.
Late 18th century; earliest use found in William Marshall (bap. 1745, d. 1818), agricultural writer and land agent.
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.