Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Auguste Marie Louis Nicholas (1862–1954) and Louis Jean (1864–1948), French inventors and pioneers of cinema. In 1895 the brothers patented their ‘Cinématographe’, a cine camera and projector in one. They also invented the improved ‘autochrome’ process of colour photography.
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.