Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Denoting a sentence or other structure in which one term is identified with another, as in the winner is Jill.
- ‘One linguist proposes the following "rule" for an equative clause having a PAS-noun-adjective construction.’
- ‘In Present Day Korean, there are four markers of equative comparative.’
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.