Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1A city in southern Canada, on Lake Ontario, southwest of Toronto; population 164,415 (2006)
2A city in north central North Carolina, noted as a textile center; population 50,857 (est. 2008)
3A city in northwestern Vermont, the largest in the state, on Lake Champlain; population 38,897 (est. 2008)
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.