Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(10 BC–AD 54), Roman emperor 41–54; full name Tiberius Claudius Drusus Nero Germanicus. His reign was noted for its restoration of order after Caligula's decadence and for its expansion of the Empire, in particular the invasion of Britain in AD 43. His fourth wife, Agrippina, is said to have poisoned him.
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.