Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1The action of advancing paper in a printing machine or text on a screen by the space of one line.
- ‘Preview pane strips out all the carriage returns and line feeds, so everything becomes one huge paragraph.’
2The distance from the bottom of one line of type to the bottom of the next.
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.