Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A raised band encircling the body of oligochaete worms and some leeches, made up of reproductive segments.
- ‘The Polychaeta lack a clitellum and have parapodia, paddle-like appendages with numerous bristles or chaetae.’
- ‘Differently sized partners were seen stretching or contracting their body between the genital region and the clitellum.’
- ‘A histological examination of the clitellum revealed that damage occurred to both male and female gonads.’
- ‘The two species display similar body length and segment number as well as show resemblance in the shape of the clitellum and tubercula pubertatis.’
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.