Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- another term for psittacosis
- ‘Ornithosis is one of the most common infections in cage and aviary birds.’
- ‘In medicine (pulmonology), psittacosis also known as parrot disease, parrot fever, and ornithosis is a zoonotic infectious disease caused by a bacterium’
- ‘C. psittaci causes a rare disease called psittacosis (also known as ornithosis).’
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.