Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(1909–86), US singer; full name Kathryn Elizabeth Smith. She began "The Kate Smith Show" on radio in 1931 with her theme song "“When the Moon Comes Over the Mountain.”" In 1938, she introduced Irving Berlin's "“God Bless America,”" which also became her trademark song.
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.