Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(in the US) an ideological grouping associated with extreme conservative or reactionary viewpoints, characterized by a rejection of mainstream politics and by the use of online media to disseminate deliberately controversial content:‘some are seeing this as a victory against the vitriolic online presence of the alt-right’‘he disputed the notion that there is a racial element to the alt-right's brand of nationalism’[as modifier] ‘the alt-right blogosphere’
Early 21st century: from alt- + right.
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.