Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Students for a Democratic Society; a left-leaning organization of US college students that formed in 1960. It was active in the Civil Rights movement but is best remembered for its resistance to the Vietnam War.See also Vietnam War
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.