Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A game in which rings are tossed at an upright peg. Points are scored by encircling the peg or coming closer to it than other players.
- ‘On the ship the men established a friendly relationship, playing games such as ringtoss, shuffleboard, and euchre.’
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.