Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A woman who is a member of a legislative assembly.
- ‘After her election as a state assemblywoman in California in 1982, she was voted into the Los Angeles City Council in 1987.’
- ‘After forming the Freedom Party, she was elected an assemblywoman - once wearing a bathing suit in the House to protest a dress code for legislators.’
- ‘A bill was recently proposed by a California state assemblywoman banning the use of Indian logos and mascots in public institutions, though it failed to muster enough support and was defeated in May.’
- ‘She explores that question in the context of the political offices she's held so far: commissioner on the Dane County board of supervisors, assemblywoman in the Wisconsin state legislature, and House member.’
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.