Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(1882–1977), US conductor, born in Britain. He is best known for arranging and conducting the music for Walt Disney's movie "Fantasia" (1940), which sought to bring classical music to movie audiences by means of cartoons.
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.