Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- ‘The western Queensland town of Boulia has built its tourist reputation on Min Min lights.’
- ‘The Min Min light, Australia's Unidentified Luminescent Object or ULO has given light on and off for some 80 years.’
Possibly from a Queensland Aboriginal language.
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.