Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
The spore-bearing structure of a fungus.
- ‘They produce forcibly discharged asexual spores from sporangiophores or sporophores and do not produce sporangia.’
- ‘The fruiting body (sporophore) is present above the surface.’
- ‘PSK is an extract of sporophores of Coriolus vesicolor, which is a popular medicinal herb in traditional Chinese medicine.’
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.