Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A lively Spanish solo dance in triple time, performed with castanet accompaniment.
- ‘Some ladies walk around with the front of their dresses raised as if they were about to dance the cachucha.’
- ‘On 23 and 25 July Fanny had to dance the Cachucha three times.’
- ‘Ah, she could dance the cachucha!’
- ‘Through Spanish classic court dancing, developing such dances as the bolero, cachucha, and the later gypsy flamenco tradition, there existed a vast culture of what can be called theatrical-style dance.’
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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.