Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
An automatic landing system for aircraft for use in the later stages of a descent.
1950s; earliest use found in Flight International.
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.