Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A small dormant volcano on Iwo Jima, in the western Pacific Ocean, site of a February 1945 flag-raising by US Marines that was the subject of a well-known World War II photograph and a monument adjacent to Arlington National Cemetery in Virginia.
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.