Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A game in which a quoit of rope or rubber is tossed to and fro over a net, played especially on cruise ships.
- ‘They played shuffleboard, ping pong, deck tennis, and watched ship board ‘horse racing.’’
- ‘Mary, who could not go long without physical activity, played shuttlecock and deck tennis, kitted out in a light dress with her sleeves rolled up.’
- ‘Enjoy shuffleboard and deck tennis, or a refreshing swim in the pool.’
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.