Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A long open trough or rack used for holding food for farm animals out of doors.
- ‘Therefore the cratch cover must be kept closed at all times unless you are home and can see that it is sunny out.’
Middle English: from Old French creche; ultimately of Germanic origin and related to crib.
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.