Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- another term for wentletrap
- ‘"These "staircase shells" are delicately graceful in shape, which makes them a favorite of shell collectors.’
- ‘Normally these staircase shells, as wentletraps are also called, never leave their coral hosts.’
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.