Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1An industrial city in southeastern Minnesota, home to the Mayo Clinic that was established in 1889; population 100,413 (est. 2008)
2A city in southeastern New Hampshire, northwest of Dover; population 30,654 (est. 2008)
3A city in northwestern New York, on Lake Ontario; population 206,886 (est. 2008)
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.