Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A device containing photographic film which registers the wearer's exposure to radiation.
- ‘In this case, is it acceptable for workers to wear their film badges underneath the top layer of clothing?’
- ‘The film badge must be worn at all times while working with, or being in the vicinity of, a radiation source.’
- ‘In most cases a film badge is worn while at work to monitor exposure.’
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.