Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A male native or inhabitant of a group of islands, especially the Hebrides, the Orkneys, or Shetland.
- ‘A naval and a land attack was made upon the Islesmen, and they for a time were quelled.’
- ‘A local tradition in Skye tells that the Islesmen held a council at which they decided to offer Somerled the chiefship.’
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.