Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A NASA satellite launched in 1989 to map the background microwave radiation in a search for evidence of the Big Bang.space station, space capsule, spacecraftView synonyms
Abbreviation of Cosmic Background Explorer.
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.