Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
An immature erythrocyte containing a nucleus.
- ‘Erythrocytes circulate in the blood, but they originate in the bone marrow as erythroblasts and go through several stages of differentiation until they finally leave the bone marrow and enter the blood stream as fully-formed erythrocytes.’
- ‘In patients suffering from a variety of severe diseases the detection of erythroblasts in peripheral blood is associated with poor prognosis.’
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.