Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A very large amount.‘her hat cost the earth’
- ‘We have a council that promises the earth but provides road calming and roundabouts.’
- ‘He stressed it didn't have to cost the earth to cook fresh locally grown produced.’
- ‘Why are we too scared to ask for high standards on a job that's costing us the earth?’
- ‘Yet he has a mortgage, a young family, and does not want to pay the earth for it.’
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.