Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Obstetrics and gynecology.
- ‘The primary applications of this mobile ultrasound system include: general abdominal imaging, OB/GYN, urology, orthopedics, emergency medicine, and ear, nose and throat imaging.’
- ‘Second, it increases our sales and marketing resources to ob-gyn physicians.’
- ‘The following day at my ob-gyn appointment, it was determined that the fetus had died about two weeks prior.’
- ‘In tort-plagued states like Nevada, for instance, premiums for an ob-gyn specialist now average a whopping $83,000 a year.’
- ‘oddly she's now in an ob-gyn ward on the floor below where she works (she works in the delivery suite).’
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.