Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(1929–45), German Jewish girl noted for her diary ("The Diary of a Young Girl", 1953) that records the experiences of her family, who hid from the Nazis for two years in occupied Amsterdam. They were eventually betrayed and sent to concentration camps; Anne died in the concentration camp at Belsen.
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.