Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A painting or sculpture of a human figure with the skin removed to display the musculature.
- ‘Moreover, this procedure corresponds exactly to the progressive reconstruction of an écorché.’
- ‘This course offers in-depth analysis of human anatomy through the construction of an écorché.’
French, literally flayed.
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.