Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
often as modifier A fluid containing a magnetic suspension.‘ferrofluid cooling’
- ‘We live in a world of atomic clocks, of ten dollar lasers you can hold in your hand, of supersonic passenger planes, space stations and ‘ferrofluid.’’
- ‘While ‘Lost’ and ‘Icelandic Rift’ contain the not-to-be missed natural wonder of magnetic ferrofluid.’
- ‘Airlines use ferrofluids to help seal rotary valves.’
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.