Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(1895–1974), French playwright, movie director, and writer. His novels include "La Gloire de mon père" (1957) and "Le Chateau de ma mère" (1958); the movies "Jean de Florette" and "Manon des Sources" (both 1986) were based on his "L'Eau des collines" (1963)
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.