Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A US pop and rock group led by Roger McGuinn (b.1942). Known for their pure vocal harmonies, they became successful with versions of Bob Dylan songs such as ‘Mr Tambourine Man’ (1965), later experimenting with elements of jazz and Eastern music before becoming one of the first rock groups to play country music.
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.