Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A personification of heaven or the sky, the most ancient of the Greek gods and first ruler of the universe. He was overthrown and castrated by his son Cronus.
A distant planet of the solar system, seventh in order from the sun, discovered by William Herschel in 1781.
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.