Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
[mass noun] The branch of chemistry concerned with the effects of radiation on matter.
- ‘More diagrams and pictures are better when trying to explain difficult science to nonscientists and, let's face it, radiation chemistry is difficult science to understand.’
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.