Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A thin, crisp unsweetened cracker made from flour and water.
- ‘The cheese came served with water biscuits and an impressive array of preserved fruit, walnuts and grapes.’
- ‘When the cheeseboard arrives will people forego the offer of a knife and instead try to slice a mature manchego with a crumbly water biscuit?’
- ‘My paté was also excellent although I would have described the water biscuits as bread sticks!’
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.