Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(1915–2006), German opera singer; full name Olga Maria Elisabeth Friederike Schwarzkopf. She is particularly known for her recitals of German lieder and for her roles in works such as Richard Strauss's "Der Rosenkavalier"
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.