Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- another term for acetone
- ‘Organic solvents include such compounds as ethanol and propanone.’
- ‘The ketone CH 3 COCH 3 is known as propanone, dimethyl ketone, and acetone.’
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.