Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A commercial jet capable of exceeding the speed of sound.
- ‘The M1 tank, not the supersonic transport, is the symbol of the age.’
- ‘He worked on swing wing jets and supersonic transport, nuclear submarines, radio telescopes and lightweight calipers for disabled people.’
- ‘However, many believe that the environmental objections to supersonic transport mean it will never be a commercially viable form of passenger transport.’
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.