Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Designating an immune response to an alloantigen; of or relating to such a response; exhibiting or caused by such a response.
1960s; earliest use found in Annals of the New York Academy of Science. From allo- + immune, after alloantibody and alloantigen.
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.