Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
An extreme left-wing terrorist organization operating in former West Germany between 1970 and 1998.Also called Red Army Faction
From the names of Andreas Baader (1943–77) and Ulrike Meinhof (1934–76), two of the organization's founders.
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.