Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- short for chlorofluorocarbon
- ‘Manmade CFCs are the main cause of ozone depletion in the stratosphere.’
- ‘The manufacture and use of CFCs in industry has been severely curtailed following the Montrol Protocol and subsequent amendments.’
- ‘CFCs are very stable in the troposphere.’
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.