Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1A town in South Lanarkshire, southern Scotland, near Glasgow; population 48,000 (est. 2009).
2A port and industrial city in southern Canada, at the western end of Lake Ontario; population 504,559 (2006).
3A city in the North Island, New Zealand; population 129,249 (2006).
4The capital of Bermuda; population 11,000 (est. 2009).
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.