Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Family characteristics cannot be concealed.
- ‘The aristocracy, with their vampire-like creed of ‘blood will tell’, had been breeding selectively since the Battle of Hastings in 1066.’
- ‘But in the final analysis, your blood will tell you.’
- ‘And, blood will tell, as the old saying goes: his posterity is now dragging out his old body and putting it on display to make money.’
- ‘Isabel points out ‘a son is a son and blood will tell.’’
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.