Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
People of European (especially English or British) heritage or descent considered collectively; the English-speaking world, its civilization, culture, etc.Related Anglo-Saxony
Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Littell's Living Age. From either Anglo-Saxon or Anglo-Saxon + -dom.
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.