Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Games and puzzles
Test your spelling skills with our interactive spelling challenge. Simply listen to the word and type in the correct spelling. With levels ranging from tricky to fiendish, there is something to test everyone.
Do you know how to use apostrophes correctly? With two levels of difficulty, our interactive Apostrophe Challenge game will test your spelling skills and knowledge of correct apostrophe usage.
Look no further than the OxfordWords blog where you can find a growing number of interactive quizzes and features.
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.