Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A soldier's blanket and kit made into a roll for use on active service.
- ‘‘We'll stay here the night, then head out in the morning, he said tossing his blanket roll beside the river bank.’
- ‘He put his head back onto a blanket roll that served as a pillow and stretched out on the sidewalk.’
- ‘He searched out with stiff fingers for his blanket roll tied on his pack.’
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.