Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1A Roman Catholic teaching order founded in France by St Jean-Baptiste de La Salle in the late 17th century.
2A Roman Catholic teaching order founded in Ireland by Edmund Rice in 1802.
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.