Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Electronic financial transactions conducted in cyberspace via computer networks.
- ‘They're inviting customers to have Moneo capability added to their current debit or credit cards, so the same card can be used for big-ticket purchases as well as small e-cash transactions.’
- ‘Don't use the same password for your e-cash account as your e-mail account.’
- ‘Full-scale e-commerce might involve selling e-documents over the Internet using e-cash.’
- ‘Although e-cash offers apparent benefits of freeing punters from fumbling for change the idea hasn't taken off anything like as quickly as early pioneers hoped.’
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.