Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A small stream.
brook, rivulet, rill, runnel, streamlet, freshetView synonyms
- ‘The spring-fed runlet at her feet glistened like antique glass in its frame of scrub-willow.’
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.