Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1An industrial city in south central Michigan; population 33,518 (est. 2008)
2The capital of Mississippi, an industrial and commercial city in the central part of the state, on the Pearl River; population 173,861 (est. 2008)
3A commercial city in western Tennessee; population 63,158 (est. 2008)
Originally known as Le Fleur's Bluff, it was later named after President Andrew Jackson.
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.