Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
The formation or emergence of an ethnic group.‘attempts to reconstruct the ethnogenesis of the peoples of Siberia’
- ‘Ethnogenesis is one of the first steps toward national unity, nationality.’
- ‘Bulgarian ethnogenesis ended at the end of the 9th century whereas Romanian ethnogensis ended at the beginning of the 10th century.’
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.