Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Not safe (or suitable) for work (used to indicate that a particular web page or website contains explicit sexual material or other adult content)‘if your friend just sent you something with NSFW in the subject line, don't go there’
- ‘I have failed to come up with an excuse for this link (nsfw).’
- ‘It is redundant, and everything on this site should be assumed NSFW.’
- ‘AP's site is a whole lot of cheeky NSFW fun.’
- ‘The song suggests some frustration with public transport (nsfw due to lyrical content).’
- ‘Take this German anarchist tv spot, for example (nsfw).’
- ‘In practice this means excellent photography (some of which is nsfw).’
- ‘A lot of that paragraph is, as you might expect, nsfw.’
- ‘NSFW, but only because most offices don't like you crying with laughter.’
- ‘That second one is possibly nsfw but what are you thinking looking at French pop videos at work in the first place?’
- ‘It goes without saying, but its sooooo not safe for work (NSFW), unless your work place is ultra cool.’
- ‘Best to go easy on the champagne at the office party (possibly nsfw banner ads).’
- ‘I sit at my PC overlooking the garden, wearing NSFW clothing.’
- ‘Another nsfw offering but appropriate for a Monday morning in the office if you turn down your speakers.’
- ‘Remember, some pics obviously NSFW.’
- ‘Click on the (NSFW) photo to see why I think so.’
- ‘I never know whether to consider pictures like these nudity or not so I'll just throw in a 'nsfw' and let you decide for yourself.’
- ‘See the incredibly NSFW video here.’
- ‘I presume this is NSFW, but really, everything about this is wrong.’
We take a look at several popular, though confusing, punctuation marks.
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