Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(1891–1967), Russian novelist and journalist; full name Ilya Grigorevich Ehrenburg. He became famous during the Second World War for his anti-German propaganda in Pravda and Red Star. His novels include The Thaw (1954), a work criticizing Stalinism.
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.