Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- ‘The second movement feels rustic and rough, full of hay, good wine, and Gemütlichkeit.’
- ‘Then there is the famous ‘Gemütlichkeit ’, the typical Bavarian ‘take it easy and let the world pass on by’ attitude that means people in Bavaria are usually not quick to get upset over anything except their beer not being cold enough.’
Mid 19th century: German.
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The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.