Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A drug that is prescribed mainly for the prevention and treatment of osteoporosis in post-menopausal women, and for the prevention of breast cancer.
- ‘One was receiving raloxifine and ibandronate (Boniva) and the other was receiving raloxifine and teriparatide (Forteo).’
- ‘Raloxifine, which is marketed for treating osteoporosis, is referred to as a designer estrogen.’
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.