Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(1894–1969), US movie director, born in Austria. His best-known movie "Der Blaue Engel" (1930; "The Blue Angel") made Marlene Dietrich an international star. His Hollywood movies with Dietrich include "Dishonored" (1931) and "Shanghai Express" (1932)
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.