Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
An early type of photograph, of about 6 by 4 inches.
- ‘A cabinet photograph produced by a commercial studio (as they all were) would not be a single object to be hidden behind a sliding panel.’
- ‘These cabinet photographs were taken by Naperville photography studios in the late 19th century.’
- ‘This collection consists of two daguerreotypes, two cabinet photographs, an ambrotype, a tintype and two silver gelatin copy prints.’
- ‘The cabinet photograph increased in popularity as the demand for carte de visite portraits fell.’
- ‘For example, a Philadelphia photographer would take photos of the Philadelphia players and send the resulting cabinet photographs to the tobacco company.’
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.