Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A basketball player or devoted fan.
- ‘The real dog days of summer are here, and that can only mean one thing to hoopheads - international basketball.’
- ‘Once the games get under way next month, I'll offer weekly installments to let hoopheads around the world know just what I'm thinking.’
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.