Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- ‘By definition, it is a poem with an unlimited number of octosyllabic verses and assonant rhyme in even-numbered verses.’
- ‘The beauty of this one is that its a little rhyming verse or at least nicely assonant.’
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.