Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
An optical projector which gives images of opaque objects.
- ‘The driver has three episcopic sights and the commander's observation cupola has five episcopes.’
- ‘In the TK 105 turret, for daytime operations, the commander is provided with wide field episcopes and a 360° panoramic M389 sight with x 2 and x 8 magnifications.’
- ‘The commander's station is fitted with an optional panoramic sight and six episcopes fitted with a switch for gun and episcope alignment.’
Are you looking for a word for a foolish person? We explore twelve interesting words to describe the dunderheads in your life.
Before you run for the hills, let’s run through a list of ‘run’ expressions that are running through our minds.
The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.