Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A short range that forms a peninsula in the northern Great Salt Lake, in northern Utah. The first transcontinental railroad passed through Promontory, north of the range. Today, trains pass Promontory Point, at the southern end, via a causeway across the lake.
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.