Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Cooking utensils and other items associated with the kitchen.
- ‘An elementary knowledge of science and technology can add to the fun of collecting kitchenalia.’
- ‘I'm pleased to report that early plastic spoons, together with all of the other items of kitchenalia which I've mentioned, are now collectable.’
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.