Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1An industrial city in eastern Massachusetts, on the Charles River, west of Boston; population 32,365 (est. 2008)
2An industrial and commercial city in north central New York, near Lake Ontario and the Thousand Islands; population 27,310 (est. 2008)
3A city in northeastern South Dakota; population 20,488 (est. 2008)
4An industrial city in south central Wisconsin; population 22,930 (est. 2008)
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.