Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- another term for hexavalent
- ‘However, toxic sexivalent chromium compounds are produced under oxidizing condition.’
- ‘Sexivalent chrome is a long-known toxic material that has been subject to strict laws in each country concerning disposal from factories and worker health regulations.’
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.