Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- another term for gun microphone
- ‘The song of this female was recorded with a Panasonic Digital Audio Tape Recorder and a Sony shotgun microphone.’
- ‘Eavesdroppers armed with a shotgun microphone or a small recording device could make off with a computer user's sensitive documents and data, three university researchers said in a paper released this week.’
- ‘Recordings were made using a Sennheiser shotgun microphone connected to a portable SONY Minidisc Recorder.’
- ‘Our recordings were made with Sony tape recorders and Sennheiser shotgun microphones.’
- ‘As such, sound recordists use shotgun microphones to eliminate any other noise on the set and capture the actors' voices alone, as cleanly as possible.’
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.