Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1A river that flows for 700 miles (1,100 km) from North Dakota through South Dakota into the Missouri River.Also called Dakota River
2A river that flows for 340 miles (550 km) across eastern Virginia, past Richmond, and into the Tidewater region into Hampton Roads. Colonial Jamestown was on its estuary.
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.