Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(14th century bc), Egyptian pharaoh of the 18th dynasty, reigned 1379–1362 bc; came to the throne as Amenhotep IV. The husband of Nefertiti, he introduced the monotheistic solar cult of Aten and moved the capital from Thebes to the newly built city of Akhetaten.
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.