Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A party organized by West Indians or featuring West Indian music, often requiring payment to gain entry.
1970s; earliest use found in Antioch 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.