Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1A city and seaport in northeastern Scotland, a center of the offshore North Sea oil industry; population 166,900 (est. 2009)
2A town in northeastern Maryland, on Chesapeake Bay; population 13,993 (est. 2008). A major military test range is nearby.
3A city in northeastern South Dakota, a dairy center; population 24,460 (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.