Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(1871–1919), German revolutionary leader, born in Poland. Together with German socialist Karl Liebknecht /ˈlēpkneKHt/ (1871–1919), she founded the Spartacus League in 1916 and the German Communist Party in 1918.
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.