Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(1932–2011), American actress, born in England. Notable films include National Velvet (made when she was still a child in 1944), Cleopatra (1963), and Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? (1966), for which she won an Oscar. She was married eight times, including twice to the actor Richard Burton.
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.