Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Any of various techniques for recording the structure or electrical activity of the brain.
- ‘Seriously, though, these researchers from the U.K. have been using magnetic encephalography to identify the regions of the brain that are active when people make their shopping choices.’
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.