Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(1925–80), English comic actor. He established his reputation on "The Goon Show", a radio series of the 1950s, but he is best known for the “Pink Panther” series of movies of the 1960s and 1970s, in which he played French detective Inspector Clouseau. Other notable movies: "The Lady Killers" (1955) and "Dr. Strangelove" (1964)
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.