Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Operating or taking place outside the atmosphere:‘an exoatmospheric re-entry vehicle’
- ‘They consist of an exoatmospheric kill vehicle integrated with a booster that launches it into space.’
- ‘Its emphasis is on the exoatmospheric ascent phase for intercept.’
- ‘As a ground-based, high-altitude weapon system, it will use exoatmospheric and endoatmospheric hit-to-kill interceptors to destroy missiles.’
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.