Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
An island in the South Pacific, east of Australia; population 227,400 (est. 2009); capital, Nouméa. Since 1946 it has formed, with its dependencies, a French overseas territory.French name Nouvelle-Calédonie
Named, by Captain Cook in 1774, after the Roman name Caledonia Scotland.
New Caledonia/ˌn(y)o͞o ˌkaləˈdōnēə/
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.