Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
The emblem of some communist countries.
- ‘The five-pointed red star still means communism to many.’
- ‘Under socialism, a red star was added in the center.’
- ‘Another clue that points to newfound political leanings is the appearance of the Communist red star on the album cover.’
- ‘At the prompting of former Soviet Union countries, the EU is also considering banning the hammer and sickle and the red star.’
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.