Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Type over (another character) on a computer screen.‘overtype it with the correct number and press Return’
- ‘This meant that whenever I wanted to hit the ‘Delete’ key, I ended up pressing ‘Insert’ instead, and overtyping a bunch of text.’
- ‘Overtyping the text (select all and type) wraps the content in p tags.’
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.