Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A clock similar to a grandfather clock but about two thirds the size.
- ‘I turned to look at my grandmother clock and it was only then that I noticed the time.’
- ‘Lily glanced at the grandmother clock on the mantle.’
- ‘He looked at the old grandmother clock in the room; its oversized hands said 5:10.’
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.