Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A motile male gamete produced by a lower plant or a gymnosperm.Also called antherozoid
- ‘When mature, the operculum cells dissociate and release blocks of spermatozoids individually enclosed in ‘vesicles’.’
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.