Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(1892–1978), Scottish poet and nationalist; pseudonym of Christopher Murray Grieve. The language of his poems drew on the language of various regions of Scotland and historical periods. He was a founder member (1928) of the National Party of Scotland (later the Scottish National Party).
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.