Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(1935–99), king of Jordan 1953–99. Hussein sought to maintain good relations both with the West and with other Arab nations, but his moderate policies created problems with Palestinian refugees from Israel within Jordan. During the Gulf War, he supported Iraq, but in 1994 he signed a treaty that normalized relations with Israel. He was succeeded by his son Abdullah.
Hussein, ibn Talal/ho͝oˈsān/
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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.