Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(1899–1986), US actor. He is noted for playing gangster roles in movies such as "The Public Enemy" (1931) and "Angels with Dirty Faces" (1938). He was also a skilled dancer and comedian who received an Academy Award for his lead role in the musical "Yankee Doodle Dandy" (1942)
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.