Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(born 1946), American film director; full name David Keith Lynch. Lynch uses compelling visual images in his films to emphasize a quality of subtle mystery or menace. He is noted for films including Blue Velvet (1986) and Wild at Heart (1990), and for his television series Twin Peaks.
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.