Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1(In the body) the nasal passages, bronchial tubes, etc.
Botany any of the large intercellular spaces in the stems and leaves of certain plants.
Late 18th century; earliest use found in Transactions of the American Philosophical Society.
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.