Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A breed of dog similar to and possibly derived from the Border collie, developed for herding in the western United States; a dog of this breed; also Australian Shepherd dog.
Early 20th century; earliest use found in Anaconda (Montana) Standard.
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.