Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
An ancient god, regarded as a god of agriculture.Greek equivalent Cronus
The sixth planet from the sun in the solar system, circled by a system of broad flat rings.
3A series of American space rockets, of which the very large Saturn V was used as the launch vehicle for the Apollo missions of 1968–72.
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.