Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A small mat placed under a glass to protect the surface on which the glass is resting.
table mat, place matView synonyms
- ‘The first wood pulp drip mat was patented in 1892 by Robert Sputh in Dresden, Germany’
- ‘This includes a series of six witty posters, drip mats, tent cards, internal signs, backboards, branded glasses and extensive consumer promotions.’
- ‘The Tales from Burtonwood series of drip mats were circulated to pubs and bars in 1988.’
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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.