Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(1897–1978), US actor; born in France. Before going to Hollywood in the 1930s, he enjoyed a successful stage career in France. Notable movies: "Mayerling" (1936), "All This, and Heaven Too" (1940), "Tales of Manhattan" (1942), "Gaslight" (1944), and "Barefoot in the Park" (1968)
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.