Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
The eastern seaboard of the US, especially the narrow corridor from Boston to Washington, DC.→ east
- ‘Nonetheless, the blackouts in London and on the US East Coast a couple of years ago should remind us that it's not just Bermuda that's susceptible to these events.’
- ‘Carnival Cruise Lines introduced the 88,500-grt Carnival Legend, first in Northern Europe, then on the U.S. East Coast.’
- ‘I got everybody on it, from the Midwest to the East Coast to Down South to the West Coast, baby.’
- ‘All along the U.S. East Coast the weather was beautiful - abundant sunshine and mild temperatures.’
- ‘On the East Coast, book a room in the Carlyle Hotel on Manhattan's swanky Madison Avenue.’
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.