Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(1940–2011), Kenyan environmentalist, human rights activist, and feminist. The founder of the Green Belt Movement, which has planted 30 million trees, she was the first woman in east or central Africa to earn a Ph.D. She was deputy minister in the Ministry of Environment, Natural Resources, and Wildlife 2003–05. Nobel Peace Prize (2004)
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.