Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1‘her smile broadened’
widen, become broader, make broader, become wider, make wider, expand, fill out, draw out, spread out, deepen, thicken
2‘the government attempted to broaden its political base’
expand, enlarge, extend, widen, swell
increase, augment, supplement, add to, amplify, fill out
develop, enrich, enhance, intensify, improve, build on, open up
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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.