Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A recent immigrant to Australia, especially one from Europe.
- ‘It told the Australian people to call the migrants New Australians and it set up the Good Neighbour Council which arranged for old Australians to help the new Australians settle in.’
- ‘However a move in South Australia to change or anglicise New Australians' names was strongly resisted.’
- ‘His diploma was not recognised, so he worked as a wharfie in Fremantle - a typical initiation for an over-qualified New Australian.’
- ‘We did in fact change the way in which we talked about refugees or migrants or New Australians.’
- ‘This is also an Australia where the New Australians are encouraged to hold their festivals publicly and get the community involved.’
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.