Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A colour simulated by a pattern of dots of other colours, extending the range of colours available.
- ‘A desktop scheme can yield dithered colors for some items when it is not possible to reconcile a non-solid color to the reserved colors on both displays.’
- ‘In particular, in another arrangement, the buffer area 50 of the sample color area 44 is a predefined non-solid color.’
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.