Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A piece of software designed to prevent advertisements from appearing on a web page.‘I'm about to give up and install an ad blocker’
- ‘Security and browser performance are the two big reasons that I've been using an adblocker.’
- ‘I can see people disabling ad blockers just for that site.’
- ‘If a reader really hates the ads, she can install an ad blocker or simply ignore them.’
- ‘Some sites already make it impossible for some users of ad-blockers to view videos.’
- ‘I'd recommend that if people like free services and enjoy certain websites, they should disable their ad blockers on these sites.’
- ‘The only reason I've installed ad blockers is because the ads get in the way of my content or divert my attention!’
- ‘I have flash and ad blockers installed on my browser.’
- ‘Nowadays, surfing the web without an ad blocker has become a nightmare.’
- ‘The browser offers a downloads-manager and a pop-up ad blocker.’
- ‘By using an ad-blocker, you are depriving the website of revenue.’
Are you looking for a word for a foolish person? We explore twelve interesting words to describe the dunderheads in your life.
Before you run for the hills, let’s run through a list of ‘run’ expressions that are running through our minds.
The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.