Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(1926–2012) US publisher. He worked for "The New York Times" from 1951, serving as its president from 1963 until 1979. He was responsible for modernizing and broadening the newspaper's editorial range and for reorganizing the staff and day-to-day operations.
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.