One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
A name for a hypothetical average man.British term Joe Bloggs
- ‘While any Joe Blow can install a 200CFM screamer fan in his rig, his cooling may be good but his hearing won't be after a while.’
- ‘But I wouldn't go with any Joe Blow who's holding a camera.’
- ‘I'd worry about some Joe Blow writing in some local newspaper here or there.’
- ‘Those climbers get little recognition, while any Joe Blow who paid his way onto a guided ascent of Everest appears on talk shows.’
Top tips for CV writingRead more
In this article we explore how to impress employers with a spot-on CV.