Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
The automatic following by a radar of a chosen target; = auto-followingnoun; frequently attributive.See also auto-following
1940s; earliest use found in Journal of the Institute of Electrical Engineers.
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.