Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Landing of an aircraft that is automatic in some way; specifically landing in which a pilot is guided by instruments rather than by visual observation; an instance of such a landing.
Early 20th century; earliest use found in Aircraft.
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.