Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A synthetic antioxidant used to preserve fats and oils in foods, medicinal drugs, and cosmetics.
- ‘Phosphoric acid, TBA and butylated hydroxytoluene were added to the pellet, and the reaction mixture was boiled for 30 min.’
- ‘Check out whether sodium benzoate, butylated hydroxytoluene, or just about any other food additive is safe or unsafe by visiting our on-line Chemical Cuisine section.’
- ‘And check to ensure that the ingredients are free of chemical preservatives such as ethoxyquin, butylated hydroxyanisole and butylated hydroxytoluene.’
- ‘Propionic acid and its salts, ascorbic acid, butylated hydroxy anisole, butylated hydroxytoluene, benzoates, sodium nitrite, and citric acid are added to foods to maintain their palatability and wholesomeness.’
- ‘The ethanol used, contained butylated hydroxytoluene as an antioxidant.’
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.