Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
[treated as singular] The study of documents, handwriting, and writing materials to determine authenticity.
- ‘After a preliminary excursus on the science of ' bibliotics',. Dr. Tanner subjects the theories of the researcher to a close analysis.’
- ‘Yet an expert's decision which is squarely contradicted by the history of the document does not inspire confidence in bibliotics.’
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.