Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(1901–88), US composer; born in Austria. The collaboration he began with lyricist Alan Jay Lerner in 1942 became one of the most successful in the history of musical theater. Their Broadway hits include "Brigadoon" (1947), "My Fair Lady" (1956), and "Camelot" (1960)
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.