Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
An acrostic in which the first and last letters of each line form a hidden word or words.
- ‘We want to be quite well to tackle double acrostics and to have access to books.’
- ‘But my brief experience in cryptography left me with a great love of double acrostics, which I still do!’
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.