Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Relating to the interval between two censuses.
- ‘The long-term decline in the number recorded as Church of Ireland, Presbyterian and Methodist was reversed during the last intercensal period 1991-2002.’
- ‘Ordinarily within a 10-year intercensal period the partisan preferences of different kinds of voters change in different ways.’
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.