Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(1955–), US historian and writer. Among his books on the twentieth-century presidency are "Mayday: Eisenhower, Khrushchev, and the U-2 Affair" (1986), "The Crisis Years: Kennedy and Khrushchev, 1960–1963" (1991), and "The Conquerors: Roosevelt, Truman, and the Destruction of Hitler's Germany, 1941–1945" (2002)
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.