Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A letter of introduction or recommendation, especially of an ambassador.
- ‘During a meeting with Deputy Foreign Minister Grigory Karasin, Burns presented copies of his letter of credence from U.S. President George W. Bush, allowing him to officially assume his duties in Russia, a U.S. Embassy spokeswoman said.’
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.