Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(1940–96), US poet; born in Russia; born Iosif Aleksandrovich Brodsky; US poet laureate 1991. Writing both in Russian and in English, he was noted for his collection "The End of a Beautiful Era" (1977). Nobel Prize for Literature (1987)
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.