Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
An airplane fitted with skis for landing on snow or ice.
- ‘Pioneering aviator Bob Reeve was contracted to land his ski-plane south of the mountain on Walsh glacier.’
- ‘After being dropped off by ski-plane, the team set up base camp and spent the next few days climbing the peaks in the immediate area.’
- ‘Eventually the unique capabilities of ski-planes to provide fast, economical and safe access to remote glaciers caught on amongst the mountaineering community.’
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.