Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A city in NE Spain, capital of the Basque Provinces; population 232,477 (2008). In 1813 Wellington defeated a French force there, and thus freed Spain from French domination.
A port in eastern Brazil, capital of the state of Espírito Santo; population 314,042 (2007).
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.