Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
[mass noun] A mobile communications standard that allows mobile phones, computers, and other portable electronic devices to access the Internet wirelessly:‘with 3G allowing us to send much bigger files to handsets, video content is the big area that's poised for take-off’[as modifier] ‘a 3G network’
1990s: abbreviation of third generation.
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.