Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
The induction of an electromotive force in a circuit when the current in that circuit is varied.Compare with mutual induction
- ‘Fittingly, he achieved fame through a number of practical applications, discovering the critical relationship between capacity in the circuit, self-induction and resistance.’
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.