Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- another term for destructive distillation
- ‘However, the environmental load in incineration is so high that recently dry distillation has been employed as the treatment of organic solid waste.’
- ‘During the nineteenth century ammonia was produced, rather inefficiently, by the dry distillation of coal.’
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.