Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1‘there was an evening barbecue’
meal cooked outdoors, … roast
North American cookout
South African braaivleis
Australian informal barbie
2‘she bought a barbecue for the garden’
North American brazier
1‘they barbecued some steaks’
cook outdoors, grill, spit-roast
North American broil, charbroil
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.