Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A text box in a web browser displaying the address of the web page that is currently being viewed.
- ‘Once you arrive at the product page, look at the URL in the address bar of your browser.’
- ‘Make sure the address bar shows the exact address, not a near-miss.’
- ‘Five minutes later, I had written in the entire link in the address bar, word for word.’
- ‘By manually typing the URL in the address bar, you can verify the information that Internet Explorer uses to access the destination Web site.’
- ‘I'll tell you what is really cool though, and that's the little icon in the address bar.’
- ‘On any page with an RSS feed, Opera will show a little icon in the address bar, next to the address.’
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.