Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
An ornamental knot resembling a turban in shape, made in the end of a rope to form a stopper.
- ‘The emblem of a Turk's head was associated with coffee houses in the 17th century.’
- ‘The four magnificent tassels are embroidered with Turk's head knots and spangles.’
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.