Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
The action or business of dismantling disused motor vehicles, usually in order to reclaim and resell the parts and scrap metal; frequently attributive.
Early 20th century; earliest use found in Los Angeles Sunday Times.
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.