Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1A luxury French night express running between Calais and the French Riviera from 1922 until 2007.
2South African South African a luxury passenger train, inaugurated in 1946, which runs between Cape Town and Pretoria.
1920s; earliest use found in The Times.
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.