Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(1937–95), English comedian and actor; full name Peter Edward Cook. A writer and performer of the revue Beyond the Fringe (1959–64), he is remembered also for his television partnership with Dudley Moore. He had a long association with the satirical magazine Private Eye.
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.