Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- term for springtime
- ‘The pine tree represented the God Attis, sleeping during the long winter nights and woken up by the Goddess Cybele in spring, for the celebration of springtide.’
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.