Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Something which facilitates the growth of businesses; (in later use) specifically a professional service that facilitates the growth of new businesses by providing resources, support, and advice.
Late 19th century; earliest use found in Printers' Ink.
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.