Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
The use of ultrasound waves to investigate structures within the skull.
- ‘Any ultrasonic apparatus suitable for echoencephalography can be used, provided that the receiver has an adequate gain.’
- ‘Two-dimensional echoencephalography can be particularly helpful with hydrocephalic babies.’
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.