Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Consumption of a quantity of alcohol, especially ethanol, that causes deleterious effects on the body; especially acute intoxication with ethanol.
Mid 19th century; earliest use found in British and Foreign Medico-chirurgical Review.
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.