Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Before long; soon.
- ‘Most of all I wondered about the Prince's engagement to Eleanor - for such an engagement was sure to occur erelong - and what such an arrangement would do for the kingdom.’
- ‘England's Smoky Pubs Could Erelong Be Smoky No More.’
- ‘Let us hope erelong to have another volume.’
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.