Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
An uninhabited island in the central Pacific Ocean, near the equator, claimed by the US in 1857. Once a guano source, it is now a wildlife refuge.
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.