Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
An exercise machine resembling an exercise bicycle with no saddle, on which the two pedals move in the figure of an ellipse when operated by the user's feet, and which is designed to reduce joint stress caused by the impact of the foot on a hard surface.
1990s; earliest use found in The Wisconsin State Journal.
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.