Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Conversation on a mobile phone that is overheard by people nearby.‘I was alternately amused and annoyed by the secondhand speech in the waiting room’
- ‘My favorite description of a growing annoyance is secondhand speech, ''the cellphone equivalent of secondhand smoke.''’
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.