Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A country in extreme northwestern South America that has a coastline on both the Atlantic and the Pacific oceans; population 43,677,400 (est. 2009); capital, Bogotá; official language, Spanish.
Note that the spelling of the country is Colombia rather than Columbia, which is the name of a river in northwestern North America, a US university, and a film production company and is also part of other proper names such as British Columbia and District of Columbia
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.