Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Make or play music.
- ‘Sometimes there are harmonic frequencies, sometimes it's a total cacophony, but the changes in pitch and tempo melodize into a highly personal lullaby.’
- ‘The yoik resembles the Native American practice of ‘melodizing’ a feeling or mood.’
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.