Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A sort or kind or person that is very different from the norm.‘Japanese capitalism is a breed apart from that found in the US’
- ‘These ghosts are a breed apart from the usual homeless types who inhabit such dwellings.’
- ‘Diplomacy enthusiasts have always been a breed apart from the mainstream of the hobby.’
- ‘Regular callers to these programmes are a breed apart.’
- ‘While the Danes, Swedes and Norwegians are of the same race with similar languages, the Finns are a breed apart.’
- ‘English directors are a breed apart and unlike anything we have in this country.’
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.