Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
The altitude of a point, especially as shown on a map.‘a spot height of 914 metres’
- ‘When the high point is reached (spot height 395m on the O.S. map) there is a wooden gate leading through the electric fence.’
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.