Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- ‘Patient tolerated the operation well with good function of the autotransplanted kidney.’
- ‘Note the complete absence of postprandial motor response in the autotransplanted segment.’
- ‘They had success in 94% and 84% of cases for open and closed apices respectively in 278 autotransplanted teeth over 5 years.’
- ‘The kidney was then autotransplanted, and the contralateral kidneys were removed.’
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.