Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Warfare between forces unequal in size, composition, or means; specifically warfare in which a smaller or ostensibly inferior force uses unexpected, unconventional tactics to its advantage in combating a larger or apparently superior adversary.
1990s; earliest use found in Press Association.
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.