Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(1913–95), Canadian novelist, playwright, and journalist; full name William Robertson Davies. He won international recognition with his Deptford trilogy of novels, comprising "Fifth Business" (1970), "The Manticore" (1972), and "World of Wonders" (1975).
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.