Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Oxford Dictionaries Spelling Challenge
Test your spelling skills with the interactive Oxford Dictionaries Spelling Challenge – now available on mobile. Simply listen to the word and type in the correct spelling. Levels range from tricky to fiendish, so there is something to test everyone, whether you're a spelling aficionado or looking to improve your skills.
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.