Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Denoting a telephone call paid for by the recipient.‘the survey team allowed him to make a reverse-charge radio-telephone call’
- ‘He took a reverse-charge call from Ferguson in the middle of Malawi later on.’
- ‘Although the investment banker won't know your name, he will be able to make reverse-charge calls to your home via a special operator just in case additional funds are needed for unexpected expenses.’
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.