Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A transistor that responds to light striking it by generating and amplifying an electric current.
- ‘It contains an infrared light-emitting diode as a light source and a phototransistor as a light detector.’
- ‘The output phototransistor features a 30 V collector-emitter voltage and 5 V in the opposite direction.’
Are you looking for a word for a foolish person? We explore twelve interesting words to describe the dunderheads in your life.
Before you run for the hills, let’s run through a list of ‘run’ expressions that are running through our minds.
The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.