Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A three-day interval in the major league schedule in mid July to accommodate the annual inter-league all-star game.
1940s; earliest use found in The New York Times.
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.