Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1A city in central Bolivia; population 1,561,061 (2009)
2A port and the chief city of the island of Tenerife, in the Canary Islands; population 192,000. Full name Santa Cruz de Tenerife.
3A city in west central California, on Monterey Bay; population 56,124 (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.