Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(1861–1932), US historian, educator, and writer. He revolutionized the study of the American frontier with his paper entitled "“The Significance of the Frontier in American History”" (1893). He also wrote "The Frontier in American History" (1920) and "The Significance of Sections in American History" (1932)
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.