Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A circular electronic flash tube that fits round a camera lens to give shadowless lighting of a subject near the lens, especially for macrophotography.
- ‘When Newton adopted the ring flash, used in medical photography, to his fashion shots, sales in ring flashes went wild.’
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.