Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(forming plural nouns) denoting things associated with a person, place, or field of interest.‘Americana’‘Victoriana’
From Latin, neuter plural of -anus, adjectival ending.
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.