Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Wide baggy trousers.
- ‘He wore a silk white skirt, creased perfectly into soft linen Oxford bags.’
- ‘In their dress men and girls follow European fashions - Oxford bags, berets, sandal shoes.’
- ‘An old school friend, who came back to haunt me recently dug out this old photo of our team - I had hugely bad hair and was wearing Oxford bags.’
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.