Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A customs union between Argentina, Brazil, Paraguay, Uruguay, and Venezuela (since 2006) which came into effect in January 1995. Bolivia and Chile joined as associate members in 1996, with Peru, Columbia, Ecuador, Suriname, and Guyana.
From elements of South American Spanish mercado común del cono sur ‘Southern Cone Common Market’ or mercado común del sur ‘Southern Common Market’.
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.