Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Used to express annoyance, surprise, or interest, or to attract someone's attention.‘‘Arré, those rascals won't give a glass of water to a thirsty man.’’damn, damnation, blast, hell, heck, gordon bennettView synonyms
Via Hindi from Sanskrit are, an interjection for calling to a person of inferior rank.
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.