Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Collectable items that are similar to coins and medals, such as tokens and medallions.
- ‘The collection contains coins, medals, tokens, checks and other paranumismatica (including banknotes).’
- ‘Members interests range from Roman coins and history which reflects the strong Roman influence at nearby Caerleon and Caerwent, hammered coinage, patterns and proofs, medals, bank notes, and Welsh tokens and paranumismatica.’
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.