Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Paper coated with sensitized gelatin for photographic use.
- ‘Somewhere around 300 different images have been printed on traditional silver gelatin paper thus far.’
- ‘For example, gelatin paper was not as well suited for producing the wide range of tones readily obtained with collodion paper.’
- ‘With many companies leaving the silver gelatin paper and film business, is it wise to buy up and stockpile these materials in a freezer?’
- ‘I then printed my black and white image on silver gelatin paper, split toned it, and hand painted it with watercolors.’
- ‘He was more successful in 1879 and gelatin paper began to supplant albumen paper.’
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.