Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A modern English translation of the Bible, published in the UK in 1961–70 and revised (as the Revised English Bible) in 1989.the scriptures, the holy scriptures, holy writ, the good book, the book of booksView synonyms
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.