Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(70–19 BC), Roman poet; Latin name Publius Vergilius Maro. He wrote three major works: the "Eclogues", ten pastoral poems that blend traditional themes of Greek bucolic poetry with contemporary political and literary themes; the "Georgics", a didactic poem on farming; and the "Aeneid", an epic poem about Aeneas, a Trojan (see Aeneid)See also Aeneid
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.