Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1‘the railway station epitomizes the spirit of the nineteenth century’
embody, give form to, give shape to, incorporate
typify, exemplify, represent, be representative of, encapsulate, manifest, symbolize, stand for, illustrate, sum up
2‘for the benefit of our readers, we will epitomize the pamphlet’
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.