Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A single print taken from a design created in oil paint or printing ink on glass or metal:‘the final room shows two sculptural canvases and a large monoprint’‘she won an award of merit for her monoprint of a father and child’
- ‘I worked on the two new etchings and the four monoprints that I started before Christmas.’
- ‘While some created their monoprints, others began to compose first drafts of their poems at the computer.’
- ‘A rose-coloured monoprint of Heslop's smiling face stares enigmatically from the plastic surface of the DVD picture disc.’
- ‘Later, she began to incorporate more monoprints, cloth and etchings into her work.’
- ‘A few examples of monoprints are shown on the page.’
- ‘This is a monoprint I did at a life drawing class.’
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.