Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
The heating that occurs when an electric current flows through a resistance.
- ‘The insertion loss is the internal loss of the filter (due to the Joule effect) plus the mismatching loss in the two interfaces (input and output).’
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.