Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(in Germanic mythology) the downfall of the gods.
- ‘But in describing its unprecedented economic fertility, the imagery of Genesis is more appropriate than that of Götterdämmerung.’
German, literally twilight of the gods, popularized by Wagner's use of the word as the title of the last opera of the Ring cycle.
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.