Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- another term for cross-bedding
- ‘This was part of one wall and shows an exceptional example of what I know as false bedding planes, however, it is also called cross bedding.’
- ‘Laying is a good indicator of sedimentary rocks, but both igneous and metamorphic rocks can display "false" bedding.’
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.