Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- another term for gooseflesh
- ‘Sometimes when I think I will have to have children in this kind of society I get gooseskin.’
- ‘These are the one that bring such strong emotions to my mind that I have gooseskin or suffused eyes.’
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.