Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- ‘The amphidetic ligament extends both anteriorly and posteriorly.’
- ‘As it descends, it progressively courses anteriorly to the crook of the arm, where it is well exposed to a sword-thrust or cut.’
- ‘Numerous tiny vascular foramina perforate the surface of the maxilla, especially anteriorly and dorsally.’
- ‘The articulation surface faces anteriorly and slightly laterally.’
- ‘The two jaw rami are united anteriorly, but separate posteriorly.’
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.