Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Designating or relating to an artificially produced biological substance (especially a hormone) which is identical in structure to that produced within the body.
1990s; earliest use found in Wiener Medizinische Wochenschrift. After German bioidentisch.
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.