Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1Observation of the heavens as the basis of a religious system; reverence of the heavens.
2The study of the impact on religion and theology of the possibility or discovery of extraterrestrial life.
Early 18th century (in an earlier sense). From astro- + theology.
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.