Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A salt in which the anion contains both manganese and oxygen, especially one of the anion MnO₄²⁻.
- ‘The manganates are stable only in alkaline solutions.’
- ‘Now studying layered manganates as part of his project, Dan is a very keen table football player.’
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.