Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
The removal of hair by pulling it from the roots.
- ‘Lasers operating at these wavelengths have been shown to penetrate skin to 3 mm or more with useful fluence and have been successfully applied to laser epilation.’
- ‘Although laser assisted epilation is not considered a permanent way of removing hair, some patients will achieve a long term reduction in hair density after a single treatment.’
- ‘Numerous methods are used for epilation, from tweezers to devices that pluck several hairs at once.’
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.