Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
British Jews collectively.
Of or relating to British Jews or to British-Israelism generally.
Early 17th century; earliest use found in Thomas Taylor (1576–1632), Church of England clergyman.
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.