Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A militant nationalist political organization.
- ‘As part of this campaign, various patriotic front organizations, typified by the National Defence Women's Association, increased their activities.’
- ‘I was part of the patriotic front opposed to the Saigon regime and the Americans.’
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.