Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(1867–1936), Italian playwright and novelist. His plays, including "Six Characters in Search of an Author" (1921) and "Henry IV" (1922), challenged the conventions of naturalism. Notable novels: "The Outcast" (1901) and "The Late Mattia Pascal" (1904). Nobel Prize for Literature (1934)
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.