Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Used as a dismissive way of saying that someone has not been successful in an audition or a job application.
- ‘You can't walk five meters in a straight line… don't call us, we'll call you.’
- ‘After the first audition there was a two-week period when it was a case of don't call us, we'll call you.’
- ‘Thank you, thank you, I've got the picture: don't call us, we'll call you.’
- ‘His e-mail read like a ‘thank you for your interest, but don't call us, we'll call you,’ form letter.’
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.