Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
trademark in US
A program designed to search through large numbers of databases in response to requests for information by users of a network.
- ‘A problem with knowbots and other smart Web search tools is that they are good at finding things we know we want to know, but not at finding things we don't know we want to know.’
1980s: from knowledgeable robot.
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.