Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Located anterior to or in the bend of the elbow, or on the anterior aspect of the forearm.
Mid 19th century. Compare German Antecubitalader one of the veins of an insect's wing.
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.