Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A technique of widescreen cinematography which produces an image approximately ten times larger than that from standard 35 mm film.as modifier ‘IMAX cinemas’
1960s: from i- (probably representing a pronunciation of eye) + max (short for maximum).
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.