Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
The formal title of a bishop, in particular of a diocesan bishop (as distinct from a suffragan)‘James Prince Lee, Lord Bishop of Manchester’
- ‘He was later transferred as Lord Bishop of Elphin.’
- ‘Arthur Charles Hervey, 1808-1894, was an Anglican clergyman who served as Lord Bishop of Bath and Wells (England).’
- ‘Senator, Your Excellencies, My Lords Bishop, Ladies and Gentlemen, first of all let me say… or correct, even, the text of the invitation.’
- ‘His speech on the Bill was followed by the Lord Bishop of Southwell, who was also critical of the planned legislation.’
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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.