Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A device on a typewriter allowing a word to be typed beyond the margin normally set.
- ‘If you want the left margin set to the left of the current margin you will have use the margin release key first.’
- ‘Make sure the margin release key is fully up and not jammed down.’
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.