Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(in the UK) an official kite-shaped mark on goods approved by the British Standards Institution.
- ‘Motor cycles found to be fitted with exhaust systems that do not carry a legal BSI Kitemark are subject to prosecution.’
- ‘Several products, described as the 21st century alternatives to sand bags, have been given Kitemarks by the British Standards Institution.’
- ‘Always look for condoms with the BSI Kitemark or European CE mark.’
- ‘Pembrokeshire County Council's sign factory has become the first business of its kind in the UK to be awarded the Kitemark.’
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.