Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A website that allows collaborative editing of its content and structure by its users.
- ‘At the heart of this movement are wikis, web sites that allow users to directly edit any web page with one click of the mouse.’
- ‘Blogs, wikis and other forms of online discourse are individual interactions, not corporate communications.’
- ‘There are instructions on the report website on how to request access to the wiki.’
- ‘And I have a sneaky suspicion that the same goes for most other examples of participative media, from blogs to tags to wikis to whatever.’
- ‘We can also collaborate via private blogs and wikis.’
Coined by programmer Ward Cunningham (1949–), from Hawaiian wiki-wiki quick-quick.
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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.