Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Limitation of the number or type of arms owned, accumulated, or tested by a nation, group of nations, etc.; a limit of this kind; also attributive.
1920s; earliest use found in The Wisconsin State Journal.
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.