Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
The technique or practice of responding to an accusation or difficult question by making a counter-accusation or raising a different issue.‘the parliamentary hearing appeared to be an exercise in whataboutism’Also called whataboutery
1990s: from the way in which counter-accusations may take the form of questions introduced by ‘What about ——?’.
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.