Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A gregarious Australian bird of a family that comprises the apostlebird and the white-winged chough, which make nests of mud.
- ‘The building of mud nests can be seen as a key innovation allowing mud-nesters to occupy habitats lacking available nest cavities.’
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.