Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1A Russian fishing port and naval base on the eastern coast of the Kamchatka peninsula in eastern Siberia; population 245,000.
2An industrial and commercial city in northern Kazakhstan, on the Trans-Siberian Railroad; population 190,100 (est. 2006)
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.