Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Relating to or denoting a dynamo-electric machine or analogous system that generates or excites its own magnetic field.
- ‘When an airplane flies at a speed greater than a certain threshold, those self-excited vibrations become unstable, leading to flutter.’
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.