Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A person who is in need or who is the object of charity.‘Who do you want the money for? Not another of your lame dogs, is it?’
- ‘But he had a heart of gold and helped many a lame dog over stiles.’
- ‘So what if it was a lame dog in need of a home and security?’
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.