Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A memory capable of determining whether a given datum (the search word) is contained in one of its addresses or locations.
- ‘Supporting technology includes the use of intelligent agents, cognitive machine intelligence, associative memory, neural networks, pattern matching, Bayesian inference networks, and biologically inspired algorithms.’
- ‘As more of the inner workings of the brain is learned, associative memory in the computing world will change proportionally in order to construct more accurate and powerful models.’
- ‘While search engines help with direct recall, Remem is a tool for associative memory.’
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.