Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1A group of about 1,500 islands in a widening of the St Lawrence River in North America, just below Kingston. Some of the islands belong to Canada and some to the US.
2A group of about 100 small islands off the north coast of Java, forming part of Indonesia.Indonesian name Pulau Seribu
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.