Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
The front part of the stalls in a theatre.
- ‘The only set to speak of was a giant mirror, in which we could clearly see Maestro Pappano and his band, and much of the front of the orchestra stalls and the stalls circle.’
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.