Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1‘sweat poured from every pore in his body’
opening, orifice, aperture, hole, outlet, inlet, vent
technical stoma, hydathode, ostiole, ostium, foramen
1‘they pored over a map of Eastern Europe’
study, read intently, peruse, be absorbed in, scrutinize, scan, examine, go over, go through
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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.