Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A haze occurring in the Arctic; specifically a lingering haze occurring at high altitudes as a result of air pollution blown in from other northern continents, which restricts horizontal but not vertical visibility.
Mid 19th century.
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.