Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A motor vehicle designed to run on a fuel other than petrol or diesel, such as natural gas, methanol, or electricity, especially with the aim of reducing the emission of pollutants or the use of fossil-fuel resources; abbreviated AFV.
1970s; earliest use found in Establishment Public Transportation Trust Fund Program.
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.