Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
An unmanned helicopter having six rotors.‘the overhead footage was captured from a remote-controlled hexacopter’
- ‘The hexacopter scans the area from the air and then transmits navigational information to the boat.’
- ‘A team of faculty and students tested out their latest research tool: a remote-controlled hexacopter.’
- ‘We will deploy the hexacopter above the farm and document what is going on.’
- ‘The hexacopter is designed for aerial photography.’
- ‘The hexacopter can carry 2.5 kilograms.’
- ‘Officials saw way more potential in using the hexacopter as a bird-scaring device.’
- ‘A second drone—a hardier hexacopter—then lands on the foam-covered object.’
- ‘He flew a remote-control hexacopter over the garden.’
- ‘When the hexacopter arrived at their location, it would hover in place.’
We take a look at several popular, though confusing, punctuation marks.
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The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.