Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
[mass noun] A strong type of adhesive tape used on windows to keep the glass in place if it is broken by strong winds.
- ‘Take a piece of clear or hurricane tape and seal the cap to the pipe so no liquid can escape.’
- ‘Many of the places I visited, especially the soul-food place near the gulf with the horribly inadequate hurricane tape on the windows, are gone.’
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.