Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(1892–1983), British writer and feminist, born in Ireland; born Cicily Isabel Fairfield. She is best remembered for "The Meaning of Treason" (1949), a study of the Nuremberg trials. Other notable works: "Black Lamb and Grey Falcon"(1942) and "The Fountain Overflows" (1957)
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.