Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A small plane for finishing the surface of wood.
- ‘Relatively few molding planes have been found compared to the number of plank match planes, tongue and groove, bench and smoothing planes.’
- ‘A final photograph shows a less common tool, a wide smoothing plane constructed of heavy rosewood.’
- ‘For instance, Sellens mentions that ‘Ohio Tool Company listed no less than forty-one different smoothing planes in their 1901 catalog.’’
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.