Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(1907–74), US country singer, songwriter, and actor; full name Woodward Maurice Ritter. He made many singing cowboy movies during the 1930s and 1940s and also wrote and performed songs such as "“Jingle, Jangle, Jingle”" and "“Jealous Heart. ”" He sang the title song for the movie "High Noon" (1952)
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.