Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
However:‘truth is truth howe'er it strike’
- ‘Twill be in ten short years he becomes a grown man, and at that time, I'd bet my very soul he could handle the item, howe'er dangerous it may be.’
- ‘Freedom has a thousand charms to show, That slaves howe'er contented, never know.’
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.