Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(1900–2002), wife of George VI; born Lady Elizabeth Angela Marguerite Bowes-Lyon. She married George VI in 1923 when he was the Duke of York; they had two daughters, Elizabeth II and Princess Margaret.
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.