Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A boot that loosely encloses the wearer's calf.
- ‘Do not ask for ‘Russian boots’ - a Corkonian term for ‘Wellingtons’ - at ‘Staraya Rus ’’.’
- ‘Russia didn't get a say in Japan because there weren't any Russian boots on the Home Islands.’
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.