Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A salt or ester of cacodylic acid.
- ‘Sodium cacodylate is corrosive to the skin, eyes, and mucous membranes.’
- ‘Cacodylate is used as a buffer in some systems.’
- ‘Sodium cacodylate is suggested because it is often the buffer used during the first aldehyde fixation.’
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.