Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- ‘They consider that early achievement of autotrophy is a major feature of structures with a high degree of foliarization.’
- ‘After greening and probable transition from heterotrophy to autotrophy, root growth rate was enhanced and growth followed a linear pattern.’
- ‘This period is followed by post-germinative growth that leads to seedling establishment and the acquisition of autotrophy.’
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.