Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A woman who is believed to be able to predict the future.
- ‘There was a time when Highland spaewives believed in microbes and infection while the qualified physicians laughed at their quaint superstitions.’
- ‘But perhaps my teacher, the spaewife of Ostree, may know better.’
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.