Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
General paralysis of the insane, a condition associated with the late stages of syphilis which is characterized by a combination of dementia, weakness of the limbs, speech and hearing difficulties, and various other symptoms.
- ‘General paresis, formerly known as general paralysis of the insane, may appear within a few years or take as many as several decades to manifest itself.’
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.