Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Any of several kinds of noctuid moth caterpillar often occurring in destructive swarms and attacking cereal crops and other vegetation, especially that of Chorizagrotis auxiliaris of western North America.
Early 20th century; earliest use found in Anaconda (Montana) Standard.
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.