Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(in the UK) a society, originally of ex-service personnel, founded after the First World War for promoting Christian fellowship and social service.
From toc (former telegraphy code for T) and H, from the initials of Talbot House, a soldier's club established in Belgium in 1915.
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.