Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(1812–89), English poet. In 1842, he established his name with "Dramatic Lyrics" that contained "“The Pied Piper of Hamelin”" and "“My Last Duchess.”" A highly creative period followed his elopement with Elizabeth Barrett. Other notable works: "Dramatic Romances and Lyrics" (1845), "Men and Women" (1855), and "The Ring and the Book" (1868–69)
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.