Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
The study of geology as it relates to soil fertility and crop production; the branch of soil science concerning agriculture.
Early 20th century; earliest use found in Chemical Abstracts. After Hungarian agrogeológia.
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.