Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- another term for finger alphabet
- ‘The table below shows the Russian Manual Alphabet used for fingerspelling in Russian Sign Language.’
- ‘Many mistakes made by beginning fingerspellers are directly attributable to how the manual alphabet is most often shown in graphics.’
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.