Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(1911–2004), US poet and writer; born in Lithuania to Polish parents. He wrote the political essay "The Captive Mind" (1953). His novels include "The Seizure of Power" (1953), and his poetry is collected in volumes such as "Bells in Winter" (1978) and "The Collected Poems, 1931–1987" (1988). Nobel Prize for Literature (1980)
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.