Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
It's very difficult to lose a bad reputation, even if it's unjustified.
- ‘But give a dog a bad name and hang him, as the saying goes.’
- ‘It could, however, be a case of ‘give a dog a bad name and hang him’.’
- ‘He explains why ‘as a variant on the popular advice to give a dog a bad name and hang him,’ he proposes to ‘give this piper an exceedingly bad name and hang on to it.’’
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.