Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A hybrid language combining words and idioms from both Spanish and English, especially Spanish speech that uses many English words and expressions.
- ‘Spanish purists are lamenting the rise of Spanglish.’
- ‘These people have put down their roots in America, and they're talking to each other all day, every day, in a mixture of Spanish and English called Spanglish.’
- ‘She normally only spoke English or Spanglish, never full Spanish.’
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.