Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1A city in southern England; population 42,900 (est. 2009). It is noted for its 13th-century cathedral.
2former name (until 1982) for Harare
3A city in southeastern Maryland; population 28,972 (est. 2008)
4An industrial city in west central North Carolina; population 28,972 (est. 2008)
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.