Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
The doctrine of a sovereign's supremacy in ecclesiastical matters.
- ‘Protest assumed a new form and new names: jurisdictionalism and regalism, referring to secular governments' right to redraw boundaries between Church and state to the latter's advantage.’
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.