Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
The president of the Faculty of Advocates in Scotland.
- ‘They are allowed to refuse cases if the rate is so low as to be unreasonable, but only with the permission of the Dean of Faculty, the leader of the Scottish Bar.’
- ‘Any complaint is begun by writing to the Dean of Faculty, Advocates Library, Parliament House, Edinburgh (there is generally a six-month time limit on complaints).’
- ‘Little it certainly is, as the new Dean of Faculty discusses his plans for the Faculty of Advocates in the Scotsman this week, which literally amount to window dressing.’
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.