Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A herring-like freshwater fish with large eyes, which lives in the south of the Great Lakes region of North America.
- ‘Mooneyes prefer swift, clean water and will not tolerate silted conditions’
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.