Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Within the skull:‘intracranial haemorrhage’
- ‘Rarely, vertigo results from a brainstem cerebrovascular accident, intracranial lesion, or migraine.’
- ‘The placement of extradural intracranial pressure monitors is considered safer than subdural catheters.’
- ‘The most frequent origin of the posterior inferior cerebellar artery is from the intracranial segment of the vertebral artery.’
- ‘Cases range from mild bruising to intracranial and gastrointestinal hemorrhage.’
- ‘In children with a skull fracture, an intracranial injury was present in 15 to 30 percent of patients.’
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.