Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
The art or process of making facsimiles by transfer-lithography, in which a drawing, writing, etc., is transferred from paper to stone (or occasionally metal or plastic) for printing.
Late 19th century. From auto- + lithography, after autolithograph.
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.