Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
The (Tosk) Albanian dialect spoken by the Arvanites in Greece.Related Arvanite
Early 20th century. From modern Greek Αρβανίτικα, use as noun of neuter plural of αρβανίτικος (adjective) of or relating to the Arvanites from Byzantine Greek Ἀρβανίτης + modern Greek -ικος.
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.