Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A group of people or an organization seeking or receiving special advantages, typically through political lobbying:‘more than $300 million has been spent by special interest groups trying to influence the nation's energy policies’[as modifier] ‘special-interest provisions added in the Senate’
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.