Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A battle of World War II fought in 1942 at El Alamein in Egypt, 60 miles (90 km) west of Alexandria. The German Afrika Korps under Rommel was halted in its advance toward the Nile by the British 8th Army under Montgomery, giving the British a decisive victory.
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.