Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(1933–), US composer, conductor, and jazz trumpeter; full name Quincy Delight Jones, Jr. He founded his own recording label, Qwest Records, in 1980. He also wrote television scores, such as the theme for "The Bill Cosby Show" and movie scores, such as for "The Color Purple" (1985), which he also produced.
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.