Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
An alveolar process; (also) the alveolar processes of the right and left maxilla, or of the right and left mandible, considered together.
Late 18th century. After French arcade alvéolaire; compare quot. 1733 at alveolary.
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.