Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
The phylogenetically oldest portion of the cerebellum, a small region usually held to comprise the nodulus and the flocculi, receiving nerve fibres especially from the vestibule of the inner ear.
1930s; earliest use found in Olof Larsell (1886–1964). From archi- + cerebellum.
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.