Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
The spread of an organism or species into an area formerly free of it, typically with detrimental effects such as the displacement or extinction of native species, destabilization of the invaded ecosystem, etc.; an instance of this.
Early 20th century; earliest use found in American Political Science Review.
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.