Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1There is no prospect of success or agreement:‘He wants to marry her. Nothing doing!’
2Nothing is happening:‘there's nothing doing, and I've been waiting for weeks’
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.