Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A light positioned to illuminate the parts of a photographic subject which the main lighting leaves in shade.‘keep the light a little high and put a cross light on her to bring the cheekbones out’
- ‘We decided to use the angled cross lights to simulate a night club/rock concert mood.’
- ‘The combination of frontlight from the ceiling Cove and cross light from the ends of the Second Pipe makes a good, all purpose general wash.’
- ‘Try using a torch to investigate how much more detailed contrast you can get by using cross light.’
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.