Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
The part of geography concerned with the relations of the earth to human populations, especially in the past; the anthropological aspects of human geography.
Late 19th century; earliest use found in Proceedings of the Royal Geographical Society. From anthropo- + geography, after German Anthropogeographie.
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.