Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A monetary unit of Lesotho, equal to one hundredth of a loti.→ lisente
- ‘In 1980, Lesotho issued its first coins denominated in both loti & lisente to replace the rand as legal tender.’
- ‘The pump prices of petrol (both leaded and unleaded), and diesel will be increased by forty lisente per litre (40l/l) and the wholesale price of illuminating paraffin will also be increased by forty lisente per litre (40l/l).’
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.