Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A fluid-filled canal that runs through the midbrain connecting the third and fourth ventricles.
- ‘This ventricle is continued cranially into the cerebral aqueduct of the midbrain.’
- ‘The fourth ventricle communicates with the third ventricle via a narrow tube, the cerebral aqueduct, which runs up through the midbrain.’
- ‘Transependymal flow (best appreciated on the proton density images) is also seen and consistent with obstruction of the cerebral aqueduct from compression of the midbrain by uncal herniation.’
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.