Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(1893–1987), Spanish guitarist and composer. Largely responsible for the revival of the classical guitar, he elevated its status to that of concert instrument and made a large number of transcriptions of classical music to increase the repertoire of the instrument.
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.