Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(1943–), US politician and statesman; secretary of state since 2013; full name John Forbes Kerry. A Massachusetts Democrat, he served in the US Senate 1985–2013 and was the Democratic candidate for president in 2004. During his service in Vietnam, he was a highly decorated naval commander. He was a prosecutor in Massachusetts and then served as lieutenant governor 1982–1984.
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.