Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A US orbiting space laboratory. Its three manned missions, all launched in 1973, were used for experiments in zero gravity and for astrophysical studies. Abandoned in 1974, it re-entered the earth's atmosphere in 1979, scattering debris in Australia and the Indian Ocean.
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.