Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- South African term for cisticola
- ‘One woman told me the story behind the name: it comes from a folktale about a tiny bird, the igqaza, which in Afrikaans is tinktinkie, the little grass warbler.’
Afrikaans, imitative of its call.
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.