Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Always faithful (the motto of the US Marine Corps).
- ‘The Marines sum it up well: semper fidelis, always faithful.’
- ‘His message was ‘Ireland semper fidelis - always faithful.’’
- ‘When the Pope left in 1979 describing Ireland as ‘semper fidelis’ (always faithful) it seemed to some a sentimental whistling in the dark.’
- ‘Johnny himself was to become a proud ambassador for that tradition, remaining ‘semper fidelis’ (ever faithful) to its tenets and bringing joy and happiness to the lives of many.’
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.