Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(1980–), British racing cyclist; full name Bradley Marc Wiggins. He shares with Sir Chris Hoy the record for the most Olympic medals won by a British athlete (seven), although he has fewer golds (four). In 2012 he was the first British winner of the Tour de France, and also won a gold medal at the Olympics.
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.