Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A container of heated sand, used in a laboratory to supply uniform heating.
- ‘A sand bath is good for microscale procedures only, because sand is a paradox it's a better insulator than it is a heat transfer material.’
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.