Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(1936–2016), US Supreme Court associate justice 1986–2016. A conservative and an advocate of judicial restraint, he served in several government posts, taught law at various universities, and served on the US Circuit Court of Appeals in Washington, DC, before being appointed to the Supreme Court by President Reagan.
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.