Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(1909–93) US writer, teacher, and environmentalist; full name Wallace Earle Stegner. He taught at Stanford University 1945–71 and served on the National Parks Advisory Board 1962–66. His novels include "The Big Rock Candy Mountain" (1943), "The Spectator Bird" (1976), "Recapitulation" (1979), and "Crossing to Safety" (1987)
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.