Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1st Baron (1889–1971), Scottish administrator and politician, first general manager (1922–7) and first director general (1927–38) of the BBC; full name John Charles Walsham Reith. He played a major part in the growth of the BBC and championed the moral and intellectual role of broadcasting in the community.
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.