Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A ticket permitting unlimited travel on buses, trains, or other public transport in an area for a specified period.
- ‘I'll spare you a detailed description of the bus, but needless to say it was a beautiful little aqua-blue vehicle on which all-day rover tickets were valid.’
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.