Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
The setting of material to be printed by projecting it on to photographic film from which the printing surface is prepared.
- ‘Successful marketing of filmsetting to printers in the 1950s and 1960s was owed in large part to the pains taken to make the product resemble as closely as possible the metal technology it proposed to replace.’
- ‘This brought flashbacks of headline filmsetting on my first job.’
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.