Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Press a computer mouse button twice in quick succession to select a file, program, or function.‘to run a window just double-click on the icon’[with object] ‘when you double-click this file it should open’
- ‘To start, you double-click on the Google icon on your taskbar.’
- ‘To play the playlist, just select it and hit the play button or double-click on it.’
- ‘The fast way to open the print queue is to double-click on the Printer symbol in the System tray (located at the bottom right).’
- ‘The folder window lists all your fonts, double-click on any font icon.’
- ‘Once you've navigated to the desired day, double-click on the appointment time and a separate window opens up.’
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.