Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
In or to heaven or a high place.‘a spotter plane circling on high’
- ‘Someone on high wants it covered up and Brennan is determined to find out why.’
- ‘How can anyone sit on high, preach the law and preach about justice and then send someone to their death?’
- ‘We managed, somehow, to keep our jobs, but alas, people on high had noticed and we were soon split up.’
- ‘Someone on high must have decided that we've had more than our fair share of ruined bank holidays.’
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.