Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(1888–1953), US playwright; full name Eugene Gladstone O'Neill. He was awarded the Pulitzer Prize for his first full-length play, "Beyond the Horizon" (1920). Other notable works: "The Iceman Cometh" (1946) and "Long Day's Journey into Night"(1956, posthumously). Nobel Prize for Literature (1936)
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.