Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
It's wiser to deal with an undesirable but familiar situation than to risk a change that might lead to an even worse situation.‘any other man might be as unpleasant to live with—better the devil you know’
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.