Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, a movie company formed in 1924 from a merger including studios originally run by Samuel Goldwyn and Louis B. Mayer. The company released both "The Wizard of Oz" and "Gone With the Wind" in 1939, and also produced many famous musicals, including "Meet Me in St. Louis" (1944) and "An American in Paris" (1951)
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.