Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(1807–82), Italian patriot and military leader of the Risorgimento (unification of Italy). With his volunteer force of “Red Shirts,” he captured Sicily and southern Italy from the Bourbons in 1860–61, thereby playing a key role in the establishment of a united kingdom of Italy.
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.