Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A fortress and naval base in Ukraine, near the southern tip of the Crimea; population 339,900 (est. 2009). It was the focal point of military operations during the Crimean War.Ukrainian and Russian name Sevastopol
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.