Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(1899–1973), English playwright, actor, and composer; full name Sir Noël Pierce Coward. He is remembered for witty, satirical plays, such as "Hay Fever" (1925) and "Private Lives" (1930), as well as for revues and musicals featuring songs such as "“Mad Dogs and Englishmen”" (1932)
Coward, Sir Noël/ˈkou-ərd/
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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.