Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Sport (originally and chiefly Baseball). A sportsperson who has achieved an unsurpassed or unequalled record during their career or who is otherwise considered memorable for some accomplishment.
2An outstanding or classic example of its kind; something considered to have enduring value, significance, or popularity.
Late 19th century (in an earlier sense). From all-time + -er.
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.