Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(1871–1945), US novelist; full name Theodore Herman Albert Dreiser. His first novel, "Sister Carrie" (1900), caused controversy for its frank treatment of the heroine's sexuality and ambition. Other notable works: "An American Tragedy" (1925) and "America Is Worth Saving" (1941)
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.