Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(1915–2005), US playwright. He achieved success with "Death of a Salesman" (1949). "The Crucible" (1953) used the Salem witch trials of 1692 as an allegory for McCarthyism. He was married to Marilyn Monroe 1955–1961. Other notable works: "All My Sons" (1947), "After the Fall" (1964), and "The Ryan Interview" (1995)
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.