Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
By means of a ship or ships.‘other army units were sent by sea’
- ‘Overseas visitors who arrived by sea had different characteristics than overseas visitors who arrived by air.’
- ‘And so we went by sea to Lowestoft.’
- ‘Londoners had been heating their houses with coal since the seventeenth century and this came by sea until the mid-nineteenth century, when the railways took over this trade.’
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.