Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A design feature, consisting of a vent or port in an enclosed loudspeaker, by which the reproduction of low-frequency sound is enhanced by the sound waves emanating through the vent from within the speaker cabinet; chiefly attributive.
1940s; earliest use found in American Journal of Psychology.
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.