Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A very slightly pink filter that reduces haze and excessive blueness of the sky in photographs by absorbing ultraviolet light.
- ‘A UV or strong skylight filter will absorb some of this excess, but a polarizing filter is perhaps the most effective tool.’
- ‘I took off the skylight filter and the polarizer fit nicely in place without touching the front element.’
- ‘Keep your gear clear from dust and dirt (use a cover to protect it from the rain) and screw on a skylight filter to protect the lens.’
- ‘If you have to have a soft focus filter use Nylon Stockings or Vaseline on an old skylight filter.’
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Before you run for the hills, let’s run through a list of ‘run’ expressions that are running through our minds.
The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.