Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(1928–2012), US writer and illustrator of children's books; full name Maurice Bernard Sendak. He is best known for his award-winning "Where the Wild Things Are" (1963). He also wrote and illustrated "In the Night Kitchen" (1970) and "Outside Over There" (1981)
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.