Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
The power produced in a reciprocating engine by the working of the cylinders.
- ‘It is always less than indicated horsepower because it reflects machinery losses.’
- ‘The latter, mounted on huge rollers within the test building, was measured at 7987 indicated horsepower at a simulated 57.4 mph.’
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.