Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A device containing photographic film which registers the wearer's exposure to radiation.
- ‘The film badge must be worn at all times while working with, or being in the vicinity of, a radiation source.’
- ‘In most cases a film badge is worn while at work to monitor exposure.’
- ‘In this case, is it acceptable for workers to wear their film badges underneath the top layer of clothing?’
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.