Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- trademark for lorazepam
- ‘Valium and similar anti-anxiety agents like Ativan and Xanax can calm jittery nerves and help people fall asleep at night.’
- ‘In 1977, while living in West Yorkshire, Michael was prescribed the drug Ativan.’
- ‘Occasionally, she can make herself so anxious that she feels the need to take Ativan.’
- ‘A friend has taken Ativan for a long time and is now addicted to it.’
- ‘Later a nurse entered his room to give him some Ativan, and she loosened his restraints when he promised to behave.’
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.