Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1‘her paper is still considered a seminal work on the subject’
influential, formative, groundbreaking, pioneering, original, creative, innovative
imaginative, productive, major, important
spermatic, sperm, seed
technical spermatozoal, spermatozoan
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.