Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A television station using satellite technology to broadcast over a very large area, especially an entire continent.
- ‘Meantime, networks and superstations divest and diversify.’
- ‘You need not waste money on this film; stay home and watch reruns of the original '80s drivel on a TV superstation.’
- ‘A spokesman declined to comment on the prospect of a superstation.’
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.