Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(born 1937), US comedian, actor, and writer; full name William Henry Cosby, Jr. He was the first African American to star in a weekly television drama ("I Spy"; 1965–68). His comedy series "The Cosby Show" 1984–92 was one of the most successful programs in television history. He wrote "Fatherhood" (1986) and "Love and Marriage" (1989)
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.