Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
[mass noun] Large, bold, or eye-catching type used for headings or advertisements.
- ‘The other result was that Bob became skilled at hand setting lines of display type, locking up printing formes and hand feeding both treadle and motorised presses.’
- ‘Right now, the challenges facing advertisers in the wireless space include minimum screen size, display type and bandwidth.’
- ‘You don't have to always use a display type advertisement.’
- ‘Select the display type you wish to purchase (e.g. Standard, Premium or Deluxe).’
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.