Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Not provided with springs.‘an antiquated, unsprung settee’
- ‘He sat upon the unsprung bed and looked across the cell.’
- ‘A mattress on an unsprung base (including fixed-slat bases) should last about 10 years.’
- ‘Try an alternative bed-base and unsprung mattress, preferably with natural materials.’
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.