Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Before birth; during or relating to pregnancy.‘prenatal development’
- ‘During an early prenatal visit, most pregnant women are given a blood test to screen for syphilis.’
- ‘The screening test studied was prenatal serum screening for Down's syndrome.’
- ‘Abused women were also less likely to have prenatal care check-ups during pregnancy.’
- ‘Autism cannot currently be detected at birth or through any prenatal screening.’
- ‘A healthy child was delivered at term, and the couple will be offered prenatal diagnosis in subsequent pregnancies.’
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.