Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
proper nounRoman Mythology
1The god of fire.Greek equivalent Hephaestus
2as noun A member of a humanoid alien species in the US television series "Star Trek" and its derivatives and sequels.
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.