Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(1712–86), king of Prussia 1740–86; known as Frederick the Great. His campaigns in the War of the Austrian Succession 1740–48 and the Seven Years War 1756–63 succeeded in considerably strengthening Prussia's position; by the end of his reign he had doubled the area of his country.
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.