Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A positive photographic slide or transparency.
- ‘Only good illumination and use of diapositives allow the interpretation of the subtle tone contrasts which express forest composition.’
- ‘The film was processed into prints and diapositives for photogrammetric work.’
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.