Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1A port city in the northern Bahamas, on Grand Bahama Island; population 44,300 (est. 2009)
2A commercial and industrial city in northwestern Illinois; population 24,615 (est. 2008)
3A commercial village in the town of Hempstead on Long Island in New York; population 43,881 (est. 2008)
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.