Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(of a dye or pigment) not prone to discolour when exposed to light.‘colour it with a lightfast paint’
- ‘I was wondering if anyone knows whether its nupastels are lightfast or not.’
- ‘Need the right expert in lightfast dye?’
- ‘The Bisphenol A bischloroformate is then reacted with another chemical to produce a lightfast epoxy resin.’
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.