Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1An industrial town in southwestern Connecticut, east of Bridgeport, former home to the American Shakespeare Festival; population 48,853 (est. 2008)
2A city in southern Ontario in Canada, on the Avon River, noted for its summer Shakespeare Festival; population 30,461 (2006)
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.