Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
The elapsed time between a diver beginning a descent underwater and beginning the ascent from the deepest point reached, used as a measure or recommended maximum for the amount of time that can be safely spent underwater at a specific depth.
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.