Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A transverse gap in a mountain ridge through which a stream or river flows.
- ‘We stopped at the Water Gap that night, and sat long on the wide veranda of the hotel, looking at the wonderful scene.’
- ‘I half-heartedly jumped my car over the water gap.’
- ‘Poplar Creek Bluff is a steep, southwest-facing slope in the water gap that bisects Blackoak Ridge.’
- ‘There's still a very large water gap to be crossed.’
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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.