Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- another term for sacring bell
- ‘In the drastic restoration of 1883, the then Vicar, Rev. Dicker, removed the old high pews, had the plaster ceiling beaten down and in so doing uncovered the open timbers of the roof and the Sanctus Bell opening over the great chancel arch.’
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.