Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
An astronomical telescope on an equatorial mount.
- ‘Dr Paul Callanan said restoration work had already been completed on the main instrument, an equatorial telescope in the dome.’
- ‘For an equatorial telescope to track accurately, its polar axis must be aligned with the pole.’
- ‘This knowledge is not required to enjoy using a telescope, or even to use an equatorial telescope because such scopes can be used for casual viewing without mastering all the skills first.’
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.