Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Type over (another character)‘overtype it with the correct number and press Return’
- ‘Overtyping the text (select all and type) wraps the content in p tags.’
- ‘This meant that whenever I wanted to hit the ‘Delete’ key, I ended up pressing ‘Insert’ instead, and overtyping a bunch of text.’
A facility or operating mode allowing overtyping.
- ‘Overtype is off.’
- ‘How do I turn off overtype with the Insert key in Word permanently?’
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.