Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
An adult such as a parent, guardian, or social worker, required to be present during police interviews with a person regarded as vulnerable (because of age, mental disability, etc.) to ensure fair treatment.
1980s; earliest use found in Parliamentary Debates.
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.