Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(born 1944), US Army general and politician. A commander in the Vietnam War and the first Gulf War, he served as commander in chief, US European Command, and Supreme Allied Commander Europe 1997–2000 during the Kosovo conflict. In 2004 he ran for the Democratic presidential nomination.
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.