Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A small graphic designed to give a quick representation of numerical or statistical information within a piece of text, taking the form of a graph without axes.
- ‘Though best suited for print (due to their intense resolutions), sparklines can also introduce a lot of contextual (and perhaps even actionable) information to Web blog posts.’
- ‘Here you see his representation of the blog continuum as a sparkline.’
- ‘Sparklines are tiny graphical devices that can communicate enormous volumes of data in just a few characters’
- ‘If the sparkline is showing too much information, is this a sin as grave as not enough?’
- ‘Suddenly we'll see sparklines everywhere, even where they're not appropriate.’
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.