Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1‘the narrator of ‘the Arabian Nights’’
storyteller, teller of tales, recounter, relater, describer, chronicler, romancer, reporter, annalist
Australian informal magsman
rare anecdotist, anecdotalist
2‘the film's narrator’
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.