Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Select an item in a graphical user interface by pressing the left-hand button of a mouse.[no object] ‘left-click on any of the thumbnails to see a photo’[with object] ‘after making your choice, left-click the “Next” button’
- ‘Select Google Search with a left-click to search Google for Centre for Plant Research.’
- ‘To open the file, left-click the image of the front page, or the PDF icon, above.’
- ‘To make a call through a speed dial button, a user can simply left click the speed dial button.’
- ‘To banish the menu, left-click on a blank portion of the desktop.’
- ‘Right-click the link below to download the podcast, or left click the link to play.’
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.