Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A bridle which has both a curb and a snaffle bit, each with its own set of reins.
- ‘When do you consider it appropriate to begin to work the horse in a double bridle?’
- ‘Now you have a double bridle that, unlike a single rope bridle, will not quickly chafe through.’
- ‘Where the two reins of the double bridle appear, the riders leave the lower, curb rein slack and ride on the bradoon or snaffle rein.’
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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.