Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A former Portuguese dependency on the SE coast of China, on the west side of the Pearl River estuary opposite Hong Kong; population 588,000 (estimated 2015); official languages, Portuguese and Cantonese; capital, Macao City.Portuguese name Macau
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.