Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1‘he slid out of bed and pulled on his slippers’
mule, moccasin, house shoe
North American slipperette
rare pantofle, pantable, panton
2‘she wore a white organdie dress and high-heeled satin slippers’
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.