Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- ‘If the organ is bimanually palpable, it is a kidney since the spleen can't be palpated bimanually.’
- ‘The investigators say that if clinicians are confident of findings obtained bimanually, little is likely to be gained by speculum examination.’
- ‘However, the activations of these areas during bimanually coordinated motions have not been fully investigated by the functional imaging studies.’
- ‘We investigated a bimanually coordinated drawer pulling/reach and grasp task in 10 healthy volunteers.’
- ‘Children aged 30-37 months completed computer-mediated symmetric and asymmetric tasks unimanually and bimanually.’
We take a look at several popular, though confusing, punctuation marks.
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The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.