Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A pale-skinned blind salamander with external gills which lives in limestone caves in SE Europe.→ proteus
- ‘Consider the olm, a colorless, sightless salamander that lives in underground rivers in Slovenia.’
Late 19th century: from German.
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.