Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1The largest city in Delaware, on the Delaware River, in the northeastern part of the state; population 72,592 (est. 2008)
2An industrial port city in southeastern North Carolina, on the Cape Fear River and the Atlantic Ocean; population 100,192 (est. 2008)
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.