Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(1907–79), US actor; born Marion Michael Morrison; known as the Duke. Associated with movie director John Ford from 1930, Wayne became a Hollywood star with "Stagecoach" (1939) and appeared in classic westerns such as "Red River" (1948), "The Searchers" (1956), and "True Grit" (1969)
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.