Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Write; compose.‘he indites the wondrous tale of Our Lord’write, create, devise, make up, think up, frame, formulate, fashion, produce, originate, invent, contrive, concoctView synonyms
Middle English endite, from Old French enditier, based on Latin indicere (see indict).
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.