Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A writer of glosses or commentaries.
- ‘In the following chapters, the course and growth of similar works by various glossographers, named and unnamed, have been similarly searched and traced in libraries at home and abroad.’
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.