Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(1792–1822), English poet. A leading figure of the romantic movement with radical political views, his works include "Queen Mab" (1813), "Prometheus Unbound" (1820), and "Adonais" (1821), an elegy on the death of Keats. He was the husband of Mary Shelley.
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.