Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1The seven provinces united in 1579 and forming the basis of the republic of the Netherlands.
2An Indian administrative division formed by the union of Agra and Oudh and called Uttar Pradesh since 1950.
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.