Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
The star cluster of the Pleiades.
2A group of women's (or formerly women's) colleges in the eastern US having high academic and social prestige. It includes Barnard, Bryn Mawr, Mount Holyoke, Radcliffe, Smith, Vassar, and Wellesley.
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.