Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(1931–99), British composer, singer, and actor. He played the Artful Dodger in the movie version of "Oliver Twist" (1948) and cowrote and starred in the Broadway musicals "Stop the World—I Want to Get Off" (1961) and "The Roar of the Greasepaint—The Smell of the Crowd" (1965)
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.