Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(1856–1931), Irish writer; born James Thomas Harris. He gained a reputation as a fearless journalist and edited the periodical Saturday Review (1894–8). His autobiography My Life and Loves (1923–7) was notorious for its unreliability and sexual frankness.
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.