Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(1826–66), German mathematician; full name Georg Friedrich Bernhard Riemann. He founded Riemannian geometry, which is of fundamental importance to both mathematics and physics. The Riemann hypothesis, about the complex numbers which are roots of a certain transcendental equation, remains an unsolved problem.
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.