Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(1927–61), US physician and writer. He established medical missions in Laos in 1956 as well as hospitals in Cambodia, Laos, and Vietnam. In 1957, he established Medico, an international medical aid mission. He wrote about his experiences in "Deliver Us from Evil" (1956), "The Edge of Tomorrow" (1958), and "The Night They Burned the Mountain"(1960)
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.