Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Said to a person who has just sneezed.
- ‘I was just wondering why people say ‘bless you’ when someone sneezes.’
- ‘When someone tells me ‘God Bless you’ when I sneeze, I feel a little more cared for.’
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.