Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A group of similar biotopes; a subdivision of the biosphere (with various possible ranks), (also) specifically the largest such division, as forest, desert, grassland, etc.
Early 20th century (in an earlier sense). From German Biochore from bio- + ancient Greek χώρα place, country.
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.