Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A one-roomed flat or house.‘he took a single end in Maryhill’
- ‘It was only in the late 19th century and the early years of the 20th century that the flats were split into rooms and kitchens and single ends.’
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.