Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Relating to or denoting an unarticulated level of speech comparable to thought.‘almost all of what is called “thinking” is subvocal talk’
- ‘The sensor can even detect subvocal or silent speech.’
- ‘It heightens subvocal speech or forces you to - very quickly - develop nonverbal communication of some subtlety.’
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.