Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(fl. 5th century bc), Greek philosopher. A member of the Eleatic school, he defended Parmenides' theories by formulating paradoxes that appeared to demonstrate the impossibility of motion.
(c.335–c.263 bc), Greek philosopher; founder of Stoicism; known as Zeno of Citium. He founded the school of Stoic philosophy c.300 (see stoicism)→ stoicism
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.