Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Any of various organizations drawing membership from the bar and representing the interests of the legal profession, especially in a specified region; frequently (with capital initials) in the names of such organizations.
Early 19th century; earliest use found in Mississippi State Gazette.
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.