One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
A richly colored iridescent glass, developed by L. C. Tiffany.
- ‘A parlor, her readers learned, should contain ‘delicately upholstered furniture, the rare vase or bit of favrile glass.’’
Late 19th century: formed as a trademark from the obsolete adjective fabrile ‘of a craftsman’.
Top tips for CV writingRead more
In this article we explore how to impress employers with a spot-on CV.