Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- ‘On a negative note, the Boston Phoenix wrote that the movie suffers from ‘overcareful touches that register as either pretentious or slightly ridiculous’, while Variety believes the ‘lack of substance is plainly seen’.’
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.