Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A computer programmer, especially an inexperienced or unskillful one.
- ‘I learned something interesting from my friend Chris the code monkey this week.’
- ‘I'm a code monkey and I get a kick out of messing around with the system, as it were, but I'm hardly a particularly exciting guy.’
- ‘Anything which helps a 35-year-old code monkey find a girlfriend must surely make the world a more loving, caring place.’
- ‘Staff canteens in game companies may well offer haute cuisine or lean cuisine, but what hardcore game code monkeys eat is strictly fast food.’
- ‘Well, unless the code monkeys have got to it yet, the HTML does have a bug.’
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.