Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
The total memory available to executing programs, equivalent to RAM on modern computers.
- ‘Once all the required details have been entered, the user enters an end command and the system transfers all the booking details to main storage?’
- ‘In older processors, main storage was made from thousands of magnetic cores, each about the size of a pinhead.’
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.