Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(1923–53), US country singer and songwriter; born Hiram King Williams. He had the first of many hits, "“Lovesick Blues,”" in 1949 and that year joined the "Grand Ole Opry" television program. Many of his songs were successfully recorded by other artists."“Your Cheatin' Heart,”" recorded in 1952, was released after his sudden death.
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.