Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(1920–2012), US writer of science fiction; full name Raymond Douglas Bradbury. Notable works: "The Martian Chronicles" (1950), "Fahrenheit 451" (1951), and the semiautobiographical Green Town trilogy— "Dandelion Wine" (1957), "Something Wicked This Way Comes" (1962), and "Farewell Summer" (2006)
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.