Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A river in southern Asia, one of the headwaters of the Indus, which rises in the Himalayas in Himachel Pradesh, NW India, and flows generally south-westwards into Pakistan, where it empties into the Chenab River just north of Multan. It is one of the five rivers that gave Punjab its name.
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.