Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(1899–1932), US poet; full name Harold Hart Crane. He published only two books—"White Buildings" (1926), a collection, and "The Bridge" (1930), a mystical epic poem concerned with American life and consciousness—before committing suicide by jumping from a ship.
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.