Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A political group or organization (often a sub-grouping of a larger body) composed of African-Americans and aiming to promote the interests of black people; specifically (with capital initial) (more fully Congressional Black Caucus) that composed of black members of Congress.
1960s; earliest use found in American Sociological 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.