Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A city declared to be unfortified and undefended and so, by international law, exempt from enemy attack.‘MacArthur declared Manila an open city and ordered his army to withdraw into the Bataan peninsula’
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.