Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(1941–2006), Serbian politician, president of Serbia 1989–97 and of Yugoslavia 1997–2000. His nationalist policies accelerated the breakup of Yugoslavia and led to war in Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, and Kosovo. He was extradited to face war crimes charges at a UN tribunal in The Hague, but died before the trial ended.
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.