Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Any of a class of drugs that inhibit the activity of angiotensin converting enzyme, causing vasodilation and used in the treatment of hypertension and heart failure.
1970s; earliest use found in Proceedings of the Society for Experimental Biology and Medicine.
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.