Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
To come (used in journalists' shorthand to indicate that a particular detail will be added in the final version of an article)‘the new lawsuit, filed TK in L.A. Superior Court, alleges that he approached Brown in the parking lot’‘there are tk light bulbs in the chandelier in the chamber of the House of Representatives’‘they succeeded in making minor modifications to the new law, but as of date TK the most troubling provisions remain’
1970s: apparently an alteration of TC in order to distinguish it from printable text.
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.