Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(born 1930), US movie actor and director; full name Clinton Eastwood, Jr. He became known after he starred in "A Fistful of Dollars" (1964), the first cult “spaghetti western.” He portrayed detective Harry Callahan in five movies, beginning with "Dirty Harry" (1971). Movies that he directed as well as starred in include "Bird" (1988), "Unforgiven" (1992), "The Bridges of Madison County" (1994), and "Mystic River" (2003)
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.