Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(1922–2004), US historian and biographer. His works include "The Death of a President" (1967) and "A World Lit Only by Fire" (1992). He was able to complete the first two volumes (1983, 1988) of his biographical trilogy "The Last Lion: Winston Spencer Churchill", but he later commissioned another writer to finish the final volume.
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.