Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A building in Kuala Lumpur consisting of two twin towers linked by a bridge at the 41st floor. At 1,482 feet (452 m) in height it was the world's tallest building when it was completed in 1998. The building belongs to Petronas, the Malaysian national oil company.
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.