Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Over the side of a ship.‘we saw him dumped unceremoniously overside by the guards’
- ‘Drawing near the schooner, a crew was dispatched overside in the longboat with a squad of marines.’
- ‘Have you had a look overside to check our patches, Mr. Matthews?’
- ‘The expiry of 60 days after completion of discharge overside of the goods hereby insured from the overseas vessel at the final port of discharge.’
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.