Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
[mass noun] A method of sewing or knitting in which each stitch incorporates a free loop of thread, for ornament or to give a thick pile.
- ‘The loop stitch approach is very different from ordinary hand-sewing.’
- ‘Loop stitch is an interesting knitting stitch pattern that is a fun way to work a fringe-like element into a knitting project.’
- ‘I ADORE the loop stitch. I'm not sure I'd make a whole garment out of loops, but a few rows here and there are so much fun!’
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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.