Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(1941–), US writer; born Howard Allen O'Brien ; pen names A. N. Roquelaure and Anne Rampling. She is best known for her series called the "Vampire Chronicles", which includes "Interview with the Vampire" (1976), "The Queen of the Damned" (1988), and "Merrick" (2000)
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.