Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A river in Spain and Portugal. Rising in a plateau region southeast of Madrid, it flows southwest for about 350 miles (580 km) before entering the Atlantic Ocean at the Gulf of Cadiz. For the last part of its course, it forms the border between Spain and Portugal.
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.