Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
The circulating life force whose existence and properties are the basis of much Chinese philosophy and medicine.
- ‘As you inhale imagine the air and your Qi flowing evenly along the pathways.’
- ‘Qi, Blood and Body Fluids are the most basic substances that constitute the human body and maintain its functional activities.’
From Chinese ( Mandarin dialect) qì, literally ‘air, breath’.
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.