Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
An instrument for the inspection or treatment of the oesophagus.
- ‘Retrieval of the safety pin from the stomach was performed by passing a rigid oesophagoscope into the stomach.’
- ‘The rigid oesophagoscope has been in use in one form or another since its introduction in 1881.’
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.