Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A language enabling the user to define the tasks to be undertaken by the operating system.
- ‘The report describes the first phase in the development of a machine independent job control language.’
- ‘This document provides a brief explanation of the format for job control language.’
job control language/jäb kənˈtrōl ˈlaNGɡwij/
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.