Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Isn't it (often used in conversation when seeking confirmation or as a general filler)‘it's the easiest way, innit?’‘we all want to get highly paid jobs, innit?’
- ‘Oh, and I should probably wish stuff for you too, innit?’
- ‘Control over evolution is the first thing an intelligence seeks to accomplish, innit?’
- ‘Still, quite flattering the black and white innit.’
- ‘It's quite a boost seeing that ‘Welcome to Suffolk’ sign, innit?’
- ‘Then it's okay to do it in a more public setting, innit?’
- ‘It's Peter Sellers in ‘Being There’ all over again, innit.’
- ‘It's a pretty horrific ‘general principle,’ though, innit?’
- ‘Yep, local people having their say - it's the devil's work, innit?’
- ‘Poor thing, it's all a bit embarrassing for her, innit?’
- ‘Because, you know, it's all about the shirts, innit?’
- ‘There's less people to talk to, less close people, innit?’
- ‘Admitting to people that you're gay takes guts and it sounds as if you're mate has definitely got some, innit!’
- ‘That's a lovely photo of our Eddie on the cover, innit?’
- ‘But how many of you have then thought: nah, wasted vote innit, and voted tactically for Labour in order to keep the Tories out?’
- ‘They should put it on a date, like Valentine's Day, innit?’
- ‘That's the whole idea of this mutual exchange of ideas bit, innit.’
- ‘It's an up and up album man… tracks 1 to 17 are my favourite innit!’
- ‘Ooh, just like the book innit, except could we not stress the fact that yer actual hobbits were small but doughty warriors and not averse to a pipe of baccy after the battle.’
- ‘In fact, everywhere in Manhattan seems to be booked up - it's bloody Labor Day, innit!’
- ‘They are baby cockroaches compared to the monsters in Gran Canaria, which have refused to die, even when I've jumped on them, so it's all relative, innit?’
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.