Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Pain in the hip joint.
- ‘This paper is aimed at a demonstration of diagnostic possibilities in coxalgia.’
- ‘I was once called to give an opinion over a case of femoral necrosis with suppuration following coxalgia in a young boy.’
- ‘The designation of ‘rheumatism’ appears to have included any condition which prohibited movement, such as coxalgia.’
- ‘The patient reported on bilateral coxalgia for several weeks treated with analgesics including NSAIDs.’
- ‘If you suffer from coxalgia, they will allow you to make an informed choice between various therapies.’
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.