Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A strong two-wheeled cart formerly used on the Canadian prairies.
- ‘Indeed, De Yong advised on a wide range of historical aspects, from Cree language, period firearms, Red River carts, and other Metis trappings to the proper Mounted Police equipment and how extras should be dressed.’
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.