Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(1912–69), US figure skater; born in Norway. She won ten consecutive world championships 1927–36 and three Olympic gold medals 1928, 1932, 1936. She starred in movies such as "One in a Million" (1936) and "Sun Valley Serenade" (1941) and toured professionally with her own ice show until 1952.
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.