Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(c.1342–c.1413), English mystic. She is said to have lived as a recluse outside St. Julian's Church in Norwich and is chiefly associated with the "Revelations of Divine Love" (c.1393), a description of a series of visions.
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.