Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Used to express reflection, uncertainty, or hesitation.‘hmm, interesting idea’‘hmm, well I should probably get going’‘A coincidence? Hmm’
- ‘Hmm, they look pretty nice, I suppose.’
- ‘Hmm, let's see.’
- ‘Hmm, had I known this before, I might have taken it as an omen.’
- ‘Hmm, I think you're being a bit mean.’
- ‘A small crease appears on his smooth forehead. 'Hmm'.’
- ‘Hmm, that's a good question.’
- ‘Hmm, I wonder which one I prefer?’
- ‘Hmm, tough call.’
- ‘I thought, "hmm, I'm not sure I'm cut out for this."’
- ‘Hmm, I wonder why they didn't stick with that name?’
- ‘Hmm ... how to start?’
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.