Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A telecommunications network through which sound, images, and data can be transmitted as digitized signals.
transmit, convey, communicateView synonyms
- ‘ISDN (integrated services digital network) is becoming essential for small business phone, internet and fax use.’
- ‘It is believed DSL, using copper wire and about 10 times faster than integrated services digital network, will remain the main communications line until replaced by optical fiber.’
- ‘The emerging telcos have been slow to compete with Eircom in providing broadband services for small businesses such as ISDN (integrated services digital network).’
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.