Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(1889–1982), US physicist and television pioneer, born in Russia; full name Vladimir Kuzmich Zworykin. He invented a precursor to the television camera, the first to scan an image electronically. This had been developed into the first practical television camera by about 1929.
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.