Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(born 1947), English singer, pianist, and songwriter; born Reginald Kenneth Dwight ; full name Sir Elton Hercules John. His hit songs include "“Your Song”" (1970), "“Nikita”" (1985), and "“Don't Let the Sun Go Down on Me”" (1991). His "“Candle in the Wind”" (1997) tribute to Diana, Princess of Wales, became the highest-selling single in history.
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.