Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A city and seaport on the coast of California, situated on a peninsula between the Pacific and San Francisco Bay; population 808,976 (est. 2008). The city suffered severe damage from an earthquake in 1906, and has been frequently shaken by less severe earthquakes since.
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.