Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- ‘To the biologist, however, the aerodynamicist's initial failure was sufficient evidence of the superiority of nature to mere engineering.’
- ‘The laws of physics aren't all that aerodynamicists deal with when they head to the wind tunnel.’
- ‘Well, I am originally an aerodynamicist - my Ph.D. was in an aerodynamics department.’
- ‘Since aerodynamicists did not have wind tunnels, they would have to use supersonic-capable aircraft.’
- ‘While it's presently in the domain of engineers and aerodynamicists, they're working on a digital interface for designers.’
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.