Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
North American any of various North American shrubs of the family Ericaceae which yield edible blue berries; especially the dangleberry, Gaylussacia frondosa, of eastern North America, and several bilberries of the genus Vaccinium.
Early 19th century.
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.