Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(1914–91), US television producer and actor; born Muzyad Yahkoob (anglicized to Amos Jacobs). He starred in the television series "Make Room for Daddy" 1953–64 and "The Danny Thomas Hour" 1967–68. He also was known for his sponsorship of St. Jude's Children's Research Hospital in Memphis, Tennessee.
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.