Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A metrical line beginning and ending with the same word.
- ‘Serpentine Verse is interesting and seems easy to write.’
- ‘There is neither a set amount of lines or stanzas, nor any definitive rhyme scheme for the serpentine verse.’
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.