Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(1876–1942) US sculptor and philanthropist; the daughter of Cornelius Vanderbilt. She sculpted the Titanic Women's Memorial in 1931 in Washington, DC, and that same year founded the Whitney Museum of American Art in New York City, the first museum in the US devoted exclusively to American art.
Whitney, Gertrude Vanderbilt/ˈ(h)witnē/
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.