Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A connection made between two or more distinct things, typically parts of different networks or circuits.
- ‘This option has the advantage of ensuring that both properties are fed by their own pipes and that cross-connections no longer exist.’
- ‘It does take a truckroll to run out to the remote terminal to do the cross-connection.’
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.