Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A sport resembling polo, in which bicycles are used instead of horses; (also) a similar game without mallets, in which players use the wheels of their bicycles to hit the ball into the goal (now rare).
Late 19th century; earliest use found in The Oregonian.
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.