Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Food; provisions.nourishment, sustenance, nutriment, subsistence, fare, bread, daily breadView synonyms
Mid 16th century: from French vivres, from vivre ‘to live’, from Latin vivere.
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.