Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Relating to or characteristic of the African country of Burkina Faso or its people:‘the application of Burkinabe law’
A native or inhabitant of Burkina Faso:‘the traditional music of the Burkinabe is played on drums, flutes, and stringed instruments’
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.