Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A measure of volume for loose dry goods such as grain, tea, and sugar.
- ‘The modius, an ancient Greek unit of dry measure, was about a third of a U.S. cubic foot.’
- ‘The table below shows the differences between dry measurement and liquid measurement.’
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.