Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A group of eight small islands in the North Atlantic, off the south coast of Newfoundland; population 5,600 (estimated 2015). An overseas territory of France, the islands form the last remaining French possession in North America.
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.