Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(1924–2004), US actor. An exponent of method acting, he first attracted critical acclaim in the stage production of A Streetcar Named Desire (1947) and starred in the movie version four years later. Other notable movies: "On the Waterfront" (1954), "The Godfather" (1972), and "Apocalypse Now" (1979)
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.