Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A person's guest at a social function.
- ‘You see, my plus one was visiting from out of town, so I had to take care of her.’
- ‘Assuming I get in, I would love it if someone could be my plus one to accompany me to my FIRST prom ever.’
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.