Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(born 1947) US writer; pseudonym Richard Bachman; full name Stephen Edwin King. He is best known for his writings of horror and suspense, such as "Carrie" (1974, movie 1976), "The Shining" (1977, movie 1980), "The Green Mile" (1996, movie 1999), "The Plant" (2000), and "Cell" (2006)
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.