Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A large extension of the western Atlantic Ocean. Bounded in a sweeping curve by the US on the north, by Mexico on the west and south, and by Cuba on the southeast, it is linked to the Atlantic Ocean by the Straits of Florida and to the Caribbean Sea by the Yucatán Channel.
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.