Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Land of no value.
- ‘The implication is obvious: We have been to enough moose pastures in our travels over the past year or two.’
- ‘In the spring and summer of 1897 they laid out a grid pattern on the moose pasture which was to become the town site, hoping to organize whatever growth might occur.’
- ‘Of that, I have 130 acres under cultivation but the other 190 is moose pasture.’
- ‘These properties are not grass roots exploration projects as Bob Bishop and I feared, nor are they moose pasture.’
- ‘With only $11,000 in the bank, the chance that this piece of moose pasture would amount to anything was slim to none.’
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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.