Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A range of frequencies allocated for radio communications involving aircraft.
- ‘Sneakily, I listened in to Heathrow's air traffic control on an old digital airband radio I picked up a coupla years back.’
- ‘One striking security guard, who does not wish to be named, spent the 36 hours monitoring the airport website and airband radio logging take-off details.’
- ‘I just can't talk on airband.’
- ‘Mooresy's airband radio crackled into life. The Yanks were coming, and the call-sign was ‘Cowboy’.’
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.