Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A picture obtained from a sensitized gelatin film exposed to light.
- ‘Books illustrated with heliotypes occur in larger editions.’
- ‘A group of etchings and heliotypes reveal technologies the artist used to make his art more accessible to the collecting public.’
- ‘Wheeler's volumes were illustrated by heliotypes.’
- ‘Fine heliotypes such as this one are inherently uncommon, and only encountered with great patience, diligence, and some luck.’
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.