Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1‘they are just coming up to retirement’
giving up work, stopping working, stopping work
2‘he spent nearly the whole of his retirement there’
life after one retires, retired years, post-work years
3‘life in retirement in an English village’
seclusion, retreat, solitude, loneliness, isolation, privacy, obscurity
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.