Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
The shortening of a moving body in the direction of its motion, especially at speeds close to that of light.
Named after George. F. FitzGerald (1851–1901), Irish physicist, and H. A. Lorentz(see Lorentz, Hendrik Antoon), who independently postulated the theory in 1892.
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.