Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
An audio cassette with a single piece of popular music on each side.
- ‘Elsewhere in the sales data, it's confirmed that legal downloads are already the second biggest singles format there is - 150,000 were tracked by the BPI in January, outstripping vinyl, cassingles and DVD singles.’
- ‘We've all got a few bad cassingles in the closet.’
- ‘I made the switch from Dr. Demento to 90's alt-rock via a cassingle of ‘Come As You Are,’ followed shortly by a dub of the whole album.’
- ‘And I'm not sure why I find Mr KB so unappealing: after all, he had ‘Ice Ice Baby’ on cassingle, and I have Snow's ‘Informer’ on cassingle, along with ‘All For Love’ by Color Me Badd!’
1970s: blend of cassette and single.
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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.