Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(1940–), US poet and writer. He served as US poet laureate 1997–2000. His poetry is collected in volumes such as "History of My Heart" (1984) and "The Figured Wheel: New and Collected Poems, 1966–1996" (1996). His translation of "The Inferno of Dante" was published in 1994.
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.