Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Clothing worn by soldiers for fatigue duty or for combat, typically khaki, olive drab, or camouflage in colour.
1940s; earliest use found in San Antonio (Texas) Sunday Light.
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.