Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
An icon or figure representing a particular person in a social media service, video game, etc.‘I don't use photos of myself as my avi, and my real name does not appear in my handle’‘you have a Carolina Panthers logo as your avi’
Early 21st century: abbreviation of avatar.
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.