Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- ‘Whatever the reason, today's alligators are biomechanically prepared for a way of life that vanished 140 million years ago.’
- ‘This placement results in a biomechanically stronger grip in which both wrists are set.’
- ‘Furthermore, the backhand is far less efficient and powerful, biomechanically speaking.’
- ‘My fencing parries are tighter and faster and biomechanically more sound.’
- ‘Many in the cycling world are convinced that bow-legged pedaling is biomechanically incorrect.’
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.