Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
The Christian leaders immediately succeeding the Apostles.
- ‘Irenaeus of the second century was an apostolic father who focused on the restoration of God's creation through the person of Christ.’
- ‘Second, as he indicates, the total extant works of the Apostolic Fathers fits ‘a volume about the same size as the New Testament‘!’
- ‘Polycarp was an apostolic father, and according to Church tradition, he was also a student of St. John the Evangelist.’
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.