Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(1756–91), Austrian composer; full name Johann Chrysostom Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. A child prodigy, he came to epitomize classical music in its purity of form and melody. He wrote many symphonies, piano concertos, and string quartets, as well as operas, including "The Marriage of Figaro" (1786), "Don Giovanni" (1787), "Così fan tutte" (1790), and "The Magic Flute" (1791)
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.