Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A common room for the use of postgraduate students in a university or college.
- ‘There is also an e-mail list for the heads of the middle common rooms of all the colleges, so the letter could be sent to this list, or to all the college secretaries, or college masters/presidents.’
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.