Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
= agrogorod (now historical); (also) a similar grouping of agricultural communities outside the Soviet Union.See also agrogorod
1950s; earliest use found in USSR Information Bulletin.
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.