Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Chiefly in or with reference to continental Europe: a student or scholar of English language or literature.Related Anglicist
Late 19th century; earliest use found in Journal of Education. From German Anglist from post-classical Latin Anglus English person + German -ist.
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.