Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A brake acting on the rim of a wheel.
- ‘These $50 hub adapters can turn your old rim brake wheels into a disc-compatible version after some wheel rebuilding and a little patience.’
- ‘The wheels do not work on mountain bikes with rim brakes.’
- ‘Bicycle brakes are either rim brakes, in which friction pads are compressed against the wheel rims, or internal hub brakes, in which the friction pads are contained within the wheel hubs.’
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.