Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A building in Paris which has been the official residence of the French president since 1870. It was built in 1718 and was occupied by Madame de Pompadour, Napoleon I, and Napoleon III.French name Palais de l'Elysée
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.