Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A journalist who writes about sports.
- ‘As a goodwill gesture, I took several sports writers out for a meal Thursday.’
- ‘And that had the sports writers up in arms right from the beginning.’
- ‘Let's talk to a couple of sports writers who know these teams well.’
- ‘I will let the real sports writers discuss this issue.’
- ‘Six other Times sports writers were asked to predict the result.’
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.