Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(born 1930), US composer and lyricist; full name Stephen Joshua Sondheim. He became famous with his lyrics for Leonard Bernstein's "West Side Story" (1957). He has since written a number of musicals, including "A Little Night Music" (1973), "Sweeney Todd" (1979), and "Sunday in the Park with George" (1984)
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.