Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(1888–1989), US composer of popular music; born in Russia; born Israel Baline. His prolific work includes the songs"“Alexander's Ragtime Band”" (1911) and "“God Bless America”" (1918), the movie scores for "Top Hat" (1935) and "White Christmas" (1954), and the stage musicals "Annie Get Your Gun" (1946) and "Call Me Madam" (1950)
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.