Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Straightforward and simple to use.‘an easy-to-use guide containing excellent tips’
handy, useful, convenient, practical, well-designed, user-friendly, user-oriented, functional, serviceable, utilitarianView synonyms
- ‘Despite its easy-to-use design and good organization, it ends up being overwhelming in scope.’
- ‘Cheap prints, prompt mail-order service, and easy-to-use tools for sharing pictures over the Web make choosing this site a snap.’
- ‘Here are some easy-to-use hardware and software tools to help you keep your private affairs private.’
- ‘It's light, very comfy, and has easy-to-use controls.’
- ‘Click on to the website and you'll find a gloriously jargon-free, easy-to-use guide to thousands of everyday legal problems.’
- ‘The company is known for creating attractively designed and easy-to-use computers.’
- ‘An easy-to-use interface lets call center operators create, print, and update work orders.’
- ‘People want to have resealable, easy-to-use, secure packaging.’
- ‘Visit this new, easy-to-use page to start your interactive journey.’
- ‘It has an easy-to-use, intuitive interface and powerful tools which should please both the new and seasoned entrepreneur alike.’
- ‘Arcane accounting language and confusing tables have been replaced with easy-to-use menus and one-screen reports.’
- ‘It is well designed, with an easy-to-use search facility and high quality photographs.’
- ‘The trust offers residents low-cost compost bins delivered to their door with an easy-to-use factsheet.’
- ‘It has an easy-to-use search field.’
- ‘This easy-to-use software keeps track of all your information and organizes it by categories and key words.’
- ‘Our broadband service offers a high-speed, high-quality, low-cost and easy-to-use Internet connection for homes.’
- ‘They wanted reliable, easy-to-use equipment.’
- ‘A friend recently gave me a gift of some easy-to-use straighteners that have made me a new woman.’
- ‘More than 2,000 students, teachers and community volunteers will be supplied with inexpensive and easy-to-use test kits.’
- ‘Easy-to-use tools on the internet are allowing relatively unskilled hackers to attack company networks.’
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.