Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A low-level symbolic code converted by an assembler.
- ‘This function could be directly used without needing to code in assembly language.’
- ‘The intrinsics and the class library remove the need to program directly in assembly language.’
- ‘One side-effect of this it is rather more complicated to write a virus in Java than it is to write a virus in C or in assembly language.’
- ‘If you not ready to tackle assembly language yet, don't worry about it.’
- ‘So before I left for Hartford, I went to a bookstore and purchased a book on IBM assembly language and read it.’
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.