Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A machine for photocomposition.
- ‘The phototypesetter uses electronic signals from a typesetting computer to expose the photosensitive material.’
- ‘This magazine is also produced on a Macintosh but is printed out an an Allied Linotronic 300 phototypesetter, giving it a thoroughly professional look.’
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.