Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
treated as singular The branch of geology concerned with the physical properties and behavior of rocks.
- ‘Petrophysics and Seismic Rock Property Analysis is the cornerstone of much of what we do at Veritas Hampson-Russell.’
- ‘Tigress Petrophysics allows petrophysicists to characterise reservoirs by analysing log and core data.’
- ‘Specifically, the team will focus on the use of parallel computational systems for obtaining reservoir models using diverse data types including seismics, well-logs, petrophysics, reservoir history and fluid flow data.’
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.