Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
With singular concord. The study of the effects of electromagnetic fields on or in biological systems, including the human body; the use of such effects in medical treatment.
1970s. From bio- + electromagnetics. Compare bioelectromagnetic.
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.