Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
[mass noun] Film that gives a positive image directly when processed, used chiefly for making transparencies.
- ‘This two-step process does take more time than using a direct reversal film such as Kodak SO-132.’
- ‘Since Gallo, in true art auteur fashion, decides to use reversal film stock to shoot the film, there is only so much they can do.’
- ‘Photographs were taken on 35-mm ISO 400 reversal film (Fujichrome Provia 400F).’
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.