Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Denoting a sentence or other structure in which one term is identified with another, as in the winner is Jill.
- ‘In Present Day Korean, there are four markers of equative comparative.’
- ‘One linguist proposes the following "rule" for an equative clause having a PAS-noun-adjective construction.’
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.