Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1An industrial city in central Mexico; population 1,137,465 (2005)
2A city in western Nicaragua, the second largest city in the country; population 174,051 (2006)
3A city in northern Spain; population 135,119 (2008). It is the capital of the province and former kingdom of León, now part of the Castilla-León region.
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.