Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1‘her husband took to drink and dishonest dealing’
business methods, business practices, business, commerce, trading, trafficking, marketing, merchandising, transactions, financial transactions
behaviour, conduct, actions, policy
2‘the government lacked diplomatic skill in its dealings with Washington’
relations, relationship, association, connections, contact, intercourse, interchange, communication, negotiations, bargaining, operations, transactions, proceedings
trade, trading, business, commerce, traffic, trafficking
informal truck, doings
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.