Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
An awning erected over a window in sunny weather.
- ‘The addition of colourful projecting sunblinds layered the facade pleasingly as well as solving the climatic problem.’
- ‘The panel also features a sunblind which can be pulled across offering extra shade.’
- ‘I've fixed jeeps on the Altiplano, metal sunblinds in Sevilla and kitchen cupboards in the Outer Hebrides.’
- ‘The glass roof is also capable of filtering out harmful infra-red rays from the sun, and comes with a sunblind for extra shade.’
- ‘Solar gain is restricted by automatic sunblinds on the southern facades, which completely change the building's appearance.’
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.