Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Mathematics. A transformation or correspondence that relates a set, space, etc., to itself; specifically an isomorphism of a structure with itself. Now rare.
2The attribution of one's own characteristics to another; an instance of this. Now rare.
Mid 19th century. From auto- + -morphism.
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.