Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- ‘Its wide ambulacral grooves and open filtration fan made it adapted for motile particle capture in a wide variety of environments.’
- ‘The ambulacral grooves are narrow and the ambulacral ossicles are not exposed.’
- ‘In asteroids, the ambulacrals arch to form a deep ambulacral groove.’
- ‘Paul follows Kesling in the ambulacral placement.’
- ‘The longest ambulacral column is parallel and adjacent to the ambulacral-adambulacral furrow.’
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.