Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
The branch of astronomy that uses radar to map the surfaces of planetary bodies in the solar system.
- ‘His terrific presentation on radar astronomy of asteroids included handing out models of the asteroid 216 Kleopatra to the audience.’
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.