Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
The use of photography in astronomy.
- ‘Steve has now been bitten by the astrophotography bug; here are his first-ever pictures taken through a telescope.’
- ‘The students use their telescopes for planetary and lunar viewing as well as some basic astrophotography.’
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.