Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A high coat collar that can be turned up and fastened.
- ‘Utility fabrics, in grey and black, with military straps and buckles, combined with romantic proportions - enormous storm collars and corseted waists on trenchcoats - added up to an après le deluge mood.’
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.