Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A waterway in North America that flows for 2,342 miles (3,768 km) through the Great Lakes and along the course of the St. Lawrence River to the Atlantic Ocean. Consisting of channels connecting the lakes and a number of artificial sections that bypass the rapids in the river, it is open along its entire length to oceangoing vessels. It was inaugurated in 1959.
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.