Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A town in central England, in Warwickshire, south-east of Birmingham; population 59,100 (est. 2009). Noted for its saline springs, it was granted the status of royal spa after a visit by Queen Victoria in 1838.Official name Royal Leamington Spa
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.