Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A US family of artists, notably N. C.(1882–1944), full name Newell Convers Wyeth, whose many illustrations appeared in publications; his son Andrew Newell(1917–2009), whose paintings include "Christina's World" (1948) and the "Helga" series (1971–85); and Andrew's son Jamie(1946–), full name James Browning Wyeth, whose notable paintings include "Portrait of J.F.K." (1965), "Wolfbane" (1984), and his series of portraits of Orca Bates.
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.