Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
The path taken by a projected body which is acted upon only by gravitational forces and the resistance of the medium through which it passes.
1950s; earliest use found in Royal Air Force Flying Review.
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.