Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A section of a bus or tram route for which a fixed price is charged.
- ‘No extra cost is involved in carrying a passenger through the first fare stage that would justify a higher rate in this range.’
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.