Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(1898–1981), French film director; born René Lucien Chomette. His films typically contain elements of surrealism underpinned by satire; they include "Un Chapeau de paille d'Italie" (1927), "Sous les toits de Paris" (1930), and "Les Belles de nuit" (1952).
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.