Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A shorter version of plus fours.
- ‘The woolmix plus twos are our most popular range - we don't promise to improve your golf but we do guarantee to improve your style.’
- ‘My understanding of this type of suit is that it has four pieces: a jacket, a waistcoat, a pair of plus twos (for the daytime activities) and a pair of long trousers (to change into when the shooting or fishing is over).’
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.