Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(born 1939), Australian feminist and writer. She first achieved recognition with "The Female Eunuch" (1970), an analysis of women's subordination in a male-dominated society. Other books include "The Change" (1991), about social attitudes toward female aging.
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.