Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A game in which players take on the roles of imaginary characters who engage in adventures, typically in a particular computerized fantasy setting overseen by a referee.
- ‘I had no interest in playing a role-playing game in a language I didn't speak nor understand - even vaguely.’
- ‘Graduates seeking employment in the modern workplace often face rigorous obstacle-course style initiation procedures comprising IQ and personality tests, interviews and controlled role-playing games.’
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.