Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- trademark for fluoxetine
- ‘He was taking the drug Prozac for depression, but otherwise was in perfect health.’
- ‘The safety of antidepressants including Prozac and Seroxat is to be investigated after a series of suicides and claims of addiction.’
- ‘By the third year, Americans spent more on Prozac than on all other antidepressants combined.’
- ‘As a last resort, prescribed anti-depressants such as Prozac will immediately boost levels of serotonin.’
- ‘Take Prozac and your emotions are blunted and obsessive thinking is suppressed.’
1980s: an invented name.
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.