Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
People without good sense or judgement will have no hesitation in tackling a situation that even the wisest would avoid.
- ‘Perhaps it's foolish, but fools rush in, where angels fear to tread.’
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.