Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(born 1963), US basketball player; full name Michael Jeffrey Jordan. Playing for the Chicago Bulls 1984–93 and 1995–8, he led them to six titles and was the National Basketball Association's Most Valuable Player five times. He later played for the Washington Wizards 2001–3.
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.