Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A golden-yellow Italian liqueur flavored with herbs.
- ‘My favorite combines Kahlua, Galliano, cream, and cola.’
- ‘Flambé with the Galliano, then add the sliced bananas.’
Named after Major Giuseppe Galliáno, noted for halting Ethiopian forces in the war of 1895–6.
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.