Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(1292–1358), daughter of Philip IV of France and wife of Edward II of England 1308–27. She left England to return to France in 1325, where she and her lover, Roger de Mortimer, organized an invasion of England in 1326. They murdered Edward and replaced him with Isabella's son, Edward III.
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.