Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(1902–79), US composer; full name Richard Charles Rodgers. He worked with librettist Lorenz Hart before collaborating with Oscar Hammerstein II on a succession of popular musicals that included "Oklahoma!" (1943), "South Pacific" (1949), "The King and I" (1951), and "The Sound of Music" (1959)
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.