Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- ‘While the popularity of a Ruby Murray may be as high as ever, the restaurants themselves, like Asian corner shops, are failing to move with the times and businesses are closing at an unprecedented rate.’
The name of a Northern Irish singer (1935–96).
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.