Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A place of residence; a house, block of flats, etc.
- ‘Also known as Rashtrapati Niwas, it was formerly the residence of the British Viceroy Lord Dufferin.’
- ‘The Philosophers live separately in two Nivases, so do the Deacons in a Nivas.’
- ‘Kerala Tourism Development Corporation, the largest hotel chain in Kerala has over 60 properties across the State, which includes a range of luxury and budget hotels as well as yatri nivases and motels, to make your stay an exciting experience.’
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.