Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- archaic spelling of fetish
- ‘Now being almost 19 I have a fetich for jockstraps, briefs, etc.’
- ‘Is it a new fetich upon whose altar millions must be sacrificed?’
- ‘This is the new Lynch, with his fetiches in place, who has evolved the mysteries he dreams up in a storytelling gambit that pays off.’
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.