Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A city on the island of Luzon in the northern Philippines; population 2,679,500 (est. 2007). It was established in 1940 and from 1948 to 1976 it was the capital of the Philippines.
Named after Manuel Luis Quezon (1878–1944), the first President of the republic.
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.