Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Contrive to get to know:‘I'd like you to stay at the hotel and try to scrape acquaintance with her’
- ‘’‘And then they pretend to scrape acquaintance with us again,’ said the lady.’
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.