Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A small growth occurring in the anal or genital areas, caused by a virus that is spread especially by sexual contact.
- ‘Someone can contract herpes or genital warts simply through skin-to-skin contact with an infected area or sore.’
- ‘A grantee also is studying how the viruses that cause genital warts may affect the developing placenta and contribute to miscarriages.’
- ‘Some types of the virus can infect the female and male genital organs and the anal area, causing the visible symptoms of genital warts and flat white patches.’
- ‘Students in the programs learn that condoms don't minimize the risk of getting HPV, the virus that can cause genital warts.’
- ‘Avoiding genital-to-genital contact may not be enough to stop the spread of genital warts, according to a recent report.’
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.