Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
The action of plucking something out by force; violent or forcible extraction.
- ‘Plain radiographs may show evulsion of the ACL insertion.’
- ‘The contention for the plaintiff appellant was that he was struck on the shoulder, because the major injury he suffered was an evulsion of the brachial plexus which led to him losing his arm.’
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.