Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A photograph of a microscopic object, taken with the aid of a microscope.
- ‘Throughout his career, Julie was an innovator, contributing to improvements in photomicrographs and the microscopes, cameras, and film that produced them.’
- ‘An extensive number of photographs go with each gross description, followed by mostly color photomicrographs and often electron photomicrographs as well.’
- ‘Quite simply the author has, wherever applicable, gone to the effort of creating lucid diagrams in concert with detailed histologic and electron microscopic photomicrographs to illustrate key concepts.’
- ‘The increased use of color has enhanced many of the gross and microscopic photomicrographs, in particular the immunohistochemical stains.’
- ‘I use a photographic filtered lamp assembly with a trinocular microscope for photomicrographs of specimens.’
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.