Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Banded calcite or other stone used as a decorative material.
- ‘The onyx marble is similar to marble, but is translucent, making it more attractive for making various shapes.’
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.