Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A circle inscribed in a triangle or other figure so as to touch (but not cross) each side.
- ‘Rectangle is a cyclic shape with the circumcenter at the intersection of the diagonals, both of which are diameters of the incircle q.’
- ‘The three lines through the incircle and the circumcircle of triangles AIB, BIC, and CIA meet at a point.’
- ‘The point where the incircle and the nine point circle touch is now called the Feuerbach point.’
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.