Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
The smallest and most easterly of the Great Lakes. It lies on the US–Canadian border between Ontario and New York and is linked to Lake Erie by the Niagara River and to the Atlantic Ocean by the St. Lawrence Seaway.
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.