Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
The women's section of the US Naval Reserve, established in 1942, or, since 1948, of the US Navy.
- ‘Establishing the WAVES was a lengthy effort.’
- ‘An important distinction between the WAAC and the WAVES was the fact that the WAAC was an "auxiliary" organization, serving with the Army, not in it.’
Acronym from Women Appointed (later Accepted) for Volunteer Emergency Service.
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.