Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(1904–80), English photographer famous for his fashion features and portraits of celebrities, particularly the British royal family; full name Sir Cecil Walter Hardy Beaton. He later diversified into costume and set design, winning two Oscars for the film My Fair Lady (1964).
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.