Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1‘sometimes it's possible to find a little gem amongst the mass-produced dross’
rubbish, junk, debris, chaff, draff, detritus, flotsam and jetsam
North American trash, garbage
British informal grot
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.