Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A casual top with a scoop neck and a short row of buttons in the center of the neckline.
Late 19th century: originally a style associated with the Henley Royal Regatta.
The oldest rowing regatta in Europe, inaugurated in 1839 at Henley-on-Thames, England, and held annually in the first week in July.
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.