Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- literary form of ever
- ‘No man that's born of woman Shall e'er have power upon thee.’
- ‘Now let's get a move on because if we e'er want to come close to them pirates, we needs to hurry.’
- ‘But, unfortunately, now is not the time for soft-peddling the truth like this (if e'er a time there be).’
- ‘Before the Mousetrap, Hamlet calls Horatio ‘as just a man / As e'er [his] conversation cop'd withal ’.’
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.