Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A supposed pattern of energy by which it is claimed that thoughts are transferred from one person to another.‘we are communicating by thoughts waves’
- ‘Maybe they couldn't be bothered to try and communicate by thought waves with some loopy boy from England.’
- ‘Perhaps these two ethereal figures were on the same thought wave?’
- ‘Well, several years ago, we decided we needed to know more about not only the brain but how the brain tunes into consciousness, into the thought waves all around us.’
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.