Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Any form of technology which (especially in contrast to a mainstream alternative) achieves its desired aim whilst minimizing harm to the environment and the use of natural resources; such technologies collectively.
1970s; earliest use found in The Ecologist.
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.