Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- ‘Rats were prepared to be binocularly deprived in a fashion similar to the methods mentioned above.’
- ‘The observers viewed the display binocularly under conditions of either clockwise or counterclockwise rotation of the annulus.’
- ‘In the group with 6/12 binocular vision, five had uniocular acuities of 6/9 but managed only 6/12 binocularly and two had uniocular acuities of 6/18 but achieved the higher standard binocularly.’
- ‘The test should be performed binocularly and then monocularly.’
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.