Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A bone of the arm or forelimb; (occasionally) specifically the bone of the upper arm, the humerus.
Late Middle English; earliest use found in Guy de Chauliac's Grande Chirurgie.
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.