Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A molecule used to label an enzyme, antibody, or other macromolecule at or near an active site.
1960s; earliest use found in Immunochemistry.
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.