Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1A person who specializes in the study of ants; an expert in ants.
2A person who destroys ants' nests.
Science Fiction, an alien that resembles an ant.
Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Weekly Entomologist.
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.