Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A fuse designed to be pushed into a socket in a panel or board.
- ‘For light and receptacle circuits, look for a break or blackened area visible through the glass of a screw-in plug fuse’
- ‘Your fuse panel has Edison-base plug fuses (screw base like a light bulb) installed.’
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.