Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- ‘Like accounts of practical jokes, such narratives focus on issues of belief, beguilers, and the beguiled.’
- ‘All the actors are superb, but Tena is the chief beguiler.’
- ‘They held him guilty of acts of sorcery; they thought him a wicked beguiler of the common people.’
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.