Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A pro-tsarist counter-revolutionary movement characterized by extreme nationalism and anti-Semitism, formed during the Russian Revolution of 1905; supporters of this movement, considered collectively.
Early 20th century; earliest use found in The Westminster Gazette.
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.