Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
An arrangement of four planets in which each is in opposition to one other planet and square to the other two, forming a cross.
- ‘His birth chart displays a mighty grand cross - six planets are combining to form a square linked by oppositions.’
- ‘Should I blame the grand cross in my chart or Jupiter?’
- ‘Mars, Saturn, Jupiter and Neptune are the key players in this Grand Cross and they are in the fixed signs of Taurus, Leo, Scorpio and Aquarius.’
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.