Before the Battle of Agincourt in 1415, the French, anticipating victory over the English, proposed to cut off the middle finger of all captured English soldiers. Without the middle finger it would be impossible to draw the renowned English longbow… Read More ›
It is an abbreviation of Situation Normal: All Fucked Up. Used as there has been a bit of a SNAFU with your booking.
The most common and gentlest easily-understandable euphemism used to announce that someone has died is passed away, passed on or simply passed. Anything stronger may give offence, anything more delicate may be misunderstood. Below is a list of the many expressions… Read More ›
versus For the origin and meaning of this idiom, click here
This seems to be a very popular word in the Swedish press. In English we would say someone is in ‘hot water’ Janet