Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(1929–93), US actress; born in Belgium; born Edda Kathleen van Heemstra Hepburn-Ruston. After pursuing a career as a stage and movie actress in Britain, she moved to Hollywood. Notable movies: "Roman Holiday" (1953), "Sabrina" (1954), "Breakfast at Tiffany's" (1961), and "My Fair Lady" (1964)
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.