Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A kind of inkjet printer which the ink is heated, producing bubbles which force droplets of ink onto the paper.
- ‘The drops of ink that come from the piezoelectric type printer are significantly smaller than those of the bubblejet printers, allowing for greater control over the image quality.’
- ‘Well known in Ireland for cameras and lower-end bubblejet printers, the company also makes a large range of printers and multi-function devices aimed at the middle and high end of the market.’
- ‘Most common inkjet printers today are bubblejet printers, a spin-off from the original inkjet printers.’
- ‘All inkjet and bubblejet printers should be serviced every 18 months to maintain optimal printing quality.’
- ‘Therefore, inkjet and bubblejet printers should not be used especially for printing labels to apply to the outside of the envelope.’
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.