Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
The point halfway between the top of a shield and the fess point.
- ‘The shield bears one charge on the honor pointa holy Greek Cross.’
- ‘In the honor point of the shield, is a black bull's head.’
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.