Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A radio wave which reaches a receiver from a transmitter directly, without reflection from the ionosphere.
- ‘More power will always help overcome path loss for both NVIS and ground wave systems but many times it is not the best or only answer.’
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.