Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(1899–1963), French composer; full name Francis Jean Marcel Poulenc. He was a member of Les Six. His work is characterized by lyricism as well as the use of idioms of popular music such as jazz, and includes songs and the ballet Les Biches (1923).
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.