Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A feature of a device or component that allows it to be fastened automatically when pushed into position.as modifier ‘the top is secured by snap-lock buckles’
- ‘A snap lock device is disclosed for hingedly securing an extension to a downspout.’
- ‘They hold 150 pounds of rolled oats, and the snap-lock lids guard against rodent contamination.’
- ‘These 12" white snap-lock hangers are made of virtually unbreakable plastic and come with a stationary hook.’
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.