Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
If you don't make use of a favourable opportunity, you may never get the same chance again.
- ‘But time and tide wait for no man - or ship - and the vessel will be taken up the river Medway, where it will be turned into a bar and restaurant.’
- ‘Unfortunately, as the old saying goes, time and tide wait for no man.’
- ‘There was just so much more to see and do but time and tide wait for no man, and my budget was going on a diet, losing weight fast.’
- ‘And as Geoff was fond of saying, time and tide wait for no man.’
- ‘‘Yes, but let's get moving; time and tide wait for no man, as the saying goes,’ offered Stilwell.’
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.