Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
The wife of Punch in the Punch and Judy show.lady, girl, member of the fair sex, member of the gentle sex, femaleView synonyms
Early 19th century: pet form of the given name Judith.
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.