Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Software distributed with reduced functionality with a view to attracting payment for a fully functional version.
- ‘It's ridiculous that Apple ships such an integral part of the Apple ‘experience’, as crippleware.’
- ‘‘People are not going to buy crippleware’.’
- ‘It's crippleware that also has a service connection charge’
- ‘Which we take as a tacit admission that the various crippleware schemes that the labels have tried, in an attempt to prevent audio CDs being ripped, have failed.’
- ‘Previous attempts to sell Windows crippleware to general consumers failed locally, we understand, because the consumers simply got hold of a pirate copy of Windows and installed it instead.’
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.