Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
plural nounliterary, archaic
The sky or heavens.
- ‘Scrolling patterns form borders around the main images or pictorial scenes or appear in the upper regions of scenes where heavenly or otherworldly beings reside.’
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.