Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(1922–95), Israeli statesman and military leader; prime minister 1974–77 and 1992–95. In 1993, he negotiated a PLO–Israeli peace accord with Yasser Arafat. He was assassinated by a Jewish extremist. Nobel Peace Prize (1994), shared with Arafat and Shimon Peres.
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.