Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(1921–91), US television producer and scriptwriter; full name Eugene Wesley Roddenberry. He created and wrote many scripts for the television science fiction drama series "Star Trek", first broadcast in 1966. He later worked on movies and launched a follow-up series, "Star Trek: The Next Generation", in 1987.
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.