Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Without friends.‘murder left innocent people bereft and unfriended’
- ‘And so is this chapter in the life of ‘Red Shelley’, who was proud to call himself ‘the friend of the unfriended poor’.’
- ‘The island is perhaps the most ‘remote, unfriended, melancholy, slow isle’ of all the British possessions.’
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.