Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A sudden disturbance of the sea caused by a submarine eruption or earthquake.
- ‘The museum in Indonesia's politically fraught Aceh province was shaken by the seaquake that triggered off the tsunami.’
- ‘Devastated by an epic seaquake, Japan and its people struggle for survival…’
- ‘In the same year the Hawaiian Islands, Spain, England and Latin America are also devastated by seaquakes and floods.’
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.