Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A preparation of phenylbutazone used to reduce pain and inflammation.
- ‘It was later discovered the jockey was self-administering a veterinary preparation of Butazolidin to help overcome a pain-related problem.’
- ‘To stop that practice, every major racing state now requires that no trace of Butazolidin remain in a horse's system on the day of a race.’
- ‘The Butazolidin injection would be used the day before the race as a pre-race treatment.’
- ‘Many people from both sides agree, however, that the use of Lasix and Butazolidin is getting out of control.’
- ‘Since its introduction in 1952 perhaps 100 million people have been given Butazolidin.’
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.