Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1‘a lecturer in English literature’
written works, writings, literary texts, compositions, letters, belles-lettres
printed works, published works
humanities, arts, liberal arts
2‘the literature on prototype theory’
publications, published writings, texts, reports, studies, relevant works
3‘noticeboards have been covered with election literature’
printed matter, brochures, leaflets, pamphlets, circulars, flyers, handouts, handbills, mailshots, bulletins, documentation, publicity, blurb, notices, information, data, facts
informal bumf, junk mail
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.