Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A region in south central France that was a province of the Roman Empire. The region is mountainous and contains extinct volcanic cones known as the Puys.
From Latin Arverni, the name of a Celtic tribe that lived there in Roman times.
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.