Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A native or inhabitant of Madrid.
- ‘Zarzuela is the Spanish equivalent of Viennese operetta, but whereas the Austrians liked to hear about the aristocracy, the Madrileños enjoyed plots about everyday people.’
- ‘The town positively buzzes with life right up until dawn, and Madrileños seem to get along quite happily with little or no sleep.’
- ‘‘Thousands of Madrileños acclaim the couple under heavy rains that failed to take the shine off the wedding,’ the Barcelona-based La Vanguardia reported.’
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.