Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- ‘Several workers have suggested that the entire alveolate clade is derived from a photosynthetic ancestor.’
- ‘The Siddall group addressed the molecular phylogeny of three, very similar, alveolate genera.’
- ‘One of them corresponded to an alveolate sequence belonging to the recently described marine.’
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.