Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(1864–1946), US photographer; husband of Georgia O'Keeffe. He pioneered the establishment of photography as a fine art in the US. He gained an international reputation in the 1890s when he experimented with such innovations as night-time photography.
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.