Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(of text or images on a computer screen) such that clicking on them with a mouse will produce a reaction.
- ‘Most of the button is wasted space, since only the area around the text is clickable.’
- ‘Most of the images are clickable if you want to verify the numbers.’
- ‘But still it's the same desktop metaphor: a mouse, windows and clickable icons.’
- ‘Label your internal text links and clickable image alt attributes as clearly and descriptively as possible.’
- ‘The Motorola software has lots of graphics and clickable menus.’
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.