Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A Central American gecko with a tail that is swollen at the base, often found living in houses.
- ‘It is home to many animals such as snakes, slippery backs, ground lizards, tree lizards, wood slaves, bats and a variety of birds.’
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.