Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A town in northwestern Belgium, near the border with France, in the province of West Flanders; population 34,812 (2008). It was the scene of some of the most bitter fighting during World War I (see Ypres, Battle of)Flemish name Ieper
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.