Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(1849–1916), US poet; pen name Benj. F. Johnson, of Boone. Known as the common people's poet, especially in Indiana, his most popular poems included "“Little Orphant Annie”" (1885), "“The Raggedy Man”" (1890), and "“When the Frost Is on the Punkin”" (1896)
Riley, James Whitcomb/ˈrīlē/
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.