Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(1898–1948), Russian movie director, born in Latvia; full name Sergei Mikhailovich Eisenstein. He is noted for "The Battleship Potemkin" (1925), a commemoration of the Russian Revolution of 1905 that is celebrated for its pioneering use of montage.
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.