Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A name for a hypothetical average man.‘what goes on in the pits is a million miles away from what happens when Joe Bloggs puts his car in for a service’→ Joe Blow
- ‘Nowadays, internet access is very cheap, PCs are cheap and virtually every Joe Bloggs you meet has a PC.’
- ‘They don't want some Joe Bloggs coming off the street and trying to set up shop.’
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.