Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A rein used to lead a horse along, especially when ridden by an inexperienced rider.
- ‘It took us nine hours with three stops (and two miles on leading reins because of the rough and steep terrain), but the beauty and peace of the mountain scenery made it a magical day.’
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.