Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(1921–2000), US television pioneer, humorist, and songwriter; full name Stephen Valentine Patrick William Allen. He was host and creator of “The Tonight Show” (1954–57) and host of “The Steve Allen Show” (1956–64). He also played the title role in the movie "The Benny Goodman Story" (1956)
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.