Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A satellite of Uranus, the furthest from the planet, discovered by W. Herschel in 1787. It has a heavily cratered surface and a diameter of 963 miles (1,550 km)
From the name of the king of the fairies in Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream.
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.