Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
An admiral of the highest rank in the US Navy (awarded only in wartime)
- ‘Action by the Pacific Fleet and the Amur Flotilla was coordinated by Fleet Admiral N.G. Kuznetsov.’
- ‘The submarine was welcomed home to Devonport by Commander-in-Chief Fleet Admiral Sir Alan West.’
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.