Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(1915–98), US singer and actor; full name Francis Albert Sinatra. He became a star in the 1940s with a large teenage following. His many hits included "“Night and Day,”""“My Way,”" and "“New York, New York.”" Notable movies: "From Here to Eternity" (1953), "Ocean's Eleven" (1960), and "The Detective" (1968)
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.