Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(1926–2014), Northern Irish clergyman and politician, First Minister of Northern Ireland 2007–8; full name Ian Richard Kyle Paisley. MP for North Antrim from 1970–2010 and co-founder of the Ulster Democratic Unionist Party (1972), he was an outspoken defender of the Protestant Unionist position.
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.