Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1One awarded annually since 1864 by the Royal Society of Arts in recognition of merit in the fields of arts, manufacturing, and commerce.
2historical One awarded in recognition of life-saving (abbreviated AM) (now historical).
Mid 19th century; earliest use found in The Morning Post.
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.