Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A description of present weather conditions or a forecast of those immediately expected.‘meteorological organizations sell nowcasts to everyone from the military to sports organizers’
- ‘According to Heckman, the introduction of real-time solar wind data from ACE has been the greatest recent improvement in space weather monitoring because it essentially provides a ‘nowcast.’’
1970s: from now + forecast.
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.