Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(born 1957), US filmmaker; born Shelton Jackson Lee. His work is noted for its treatment of controversial social issues. Movies for which he was writer, director, producer, and actor include "She's Gotta Have It" (1986), "Do the Right Thing" (1989), "Mo' Better Blues" (1990), "Malcolm X" (1992), "Crooklyn" (1994), and "Summer of Sam" (1998)
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.