Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A network analysis technique which is used to determine the time it will take to complete a complex process.
- ‘Stricter adherence to targets, completion of projects and use of PERT (programme evaluation and review technique) should help in meeting stipulated targets.’
- ‘Larger projects, however, often require a more sophisticated variation of the CPM, the program evaluation and review technique.’
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.