Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
The practice of using and browsing the Internet, especially as a habitual pastime.
- ‘Gordon and I spent an hour or so cybersurfing, collecting ideas from Web pages around the world.’
- ‘You can choose from two options, depending on how much cybersurfing you plan to do: Five free hours of usage per month for one year (each additional hour will cost you $2.50), or unlimited usage for $19.95 per month.’
- ‘Whichever route you take to begin exploring the riches of liturgical information available online, I wish you all, ‘Happy cybersurfing!’’
- ‘Declaring he was addicted to cybersurfing and just could not quit, Virginia Tech graduate student Cem Unsal intrigued and amused attendees at the CAUSE / CNI Southeast Regional Conference held September 12-13, 1996 in Roanoke, Virginia.’
- ‘Is extreme cybersurfing an addiction?’
- ‘She hooks up with a disaffected local who spends his time cybersurfing and chasing Western girls; and a mysterious ex-monk recently escaped from political imprisonment by the Chinese.’
- ‘On this page I will be posting ideas I come across while cybersurfing.’
- ‘Most of the popular plug-ins, including RealNetworks's RealServer G2 media player, also work for people who are cybersurfing from a Linux machine.’
We take a look at several popular, though confusing, punctuation marks.
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The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.