Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
The part of a Methodist meeting house formerly occupied by worshippers who responded to the preacher's utterances with occasional shouts of ‘Amen!’.
- ‘Because here in the amen corner of the wingnut choir, we're all singing from the same hymnal!’
- ‘To most of those who composed the amen corner it was a magnificent and beautiful experience.’
- ‘In the earliest days of my memory there were still audible amens coming from the amen corner.’
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.