Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A set that includes all the possible values of a given function.
- ‘In a computer program, the data types of the arguments to a function and the data type of the return value specify respectively, the domain and codomain of a function.’
- ‘The set S is called the domain of the function, and the set T is called the codomain of the function.’
- ‘Note that this means that the domain and codomain of input constraints must be the same - if this is not the case, an exception is raised.’
- ‘The user accomplished this pairing by highlighting r in the domain and e in the codomain, and clicking the map button.’
- ‘For similar reasons, 2D sheets only display nicely if their codomain is 8 bits deep.’
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.