Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A large predatory perciform fish, Dissostichus mawsoni (family Nototheniidae), found in pelagic waters of the Antarctic, noted for producing a glycoprotein that prevents it from freezing; also called Antarctic cod.Related Antarctic cod
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.