Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(1898–1993), US clergyman. The pastor of the Marble Collegiate Reformed Church in New York City 1932–84, he preached “applied Christianity,” which encouraged people to think positively. His books included "The Art of Living" (1937), "The Art of Loving" (1948), and "The Power of Positive Thinking" (1952)
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.