Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
The daylight saving time used in the United Kingdom under emergency regulations, two hours ahead of GMT (UTC), and in force in the summer months of 1941-5 and 1947; abbreviated BDST.
1940s; earliest use found in The Motor.
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.