Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- ‘I can't do any more to save the company money and rid the area of the blot on the landscape.’
- ‘If savings must be made why can't they start at the top instead of the bottom every time?’
- ‘It just blew me away and I can't be grateful enough to my brother who bought it for me.’
- ‘I do wonder why people can't just accept that we all want to worship God in our own ways?’
- ‘There comes a point where you can't work any harder and you have to look at other things.’
- ‘You know you have those days when you just can't get rid of a particular song from your head?’
- ‘He seems to have had so much Botox injected that he can't move his top lip at all or his forehead.’
- ‘Donna has been ill through all this and Emily can't work as she has to look after her.’
- ‘We can't just come off stage and go to our hotel rooms and be quiet, that's just not us.’
- ‘Scratch my head as I may, I can't come up with a poem that does it in a way that suits my mood.’
- ‘If you can't pop along to see it, you can check it out from the comfort of your own home with the web cam.’
- ‘Police say it is a vicious circle, if we arrest and fine them they can't pay the fines.’
- ‘Norris is only four months old and he can't fly very far because he gets easily tired.’
- ‘The first law of tax relief is that you can't get the relief if you don't pay the tax.’
- ‘At the end of the day, we can't force them to open it, but we can stop them doing this.’
- ‘It is also a problem for plumbing students who can't find firms ready to take them on.’
- ‘The bottom line of what is being said here is still why can't women be more like men?’
- ‘It is good for kids to know that they can't always win in sport, in games and in life.’
- ‘We feel that we can't ban all headwear as some people wear them as part of their culture.’
- ‘She needs a fence as she has been burgled twice and her children can't play out there.’
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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.