Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A circle on the surface of a sphere whose plane does not pass through the sphere's centre.
- ‘A great circle at right angles to a small circle passes through the pole.’
- ‘The game involves comparing small circles with larger circles and may have provided the motivation for the area formula.’
- ‘A small circle is quite as infinite as a large circle; but, though it is quite as infinite, it is not so large.’
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.