Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(1869–1949), Canadian humorist and economist; full name Stephen Butler Leacock. He is known for his many humorous short stories, parodies, and essays. Notable works: "Sunshine Sketches of a Little Town" (1912) and "Arcadian Adventures with the Idle Rich" (1914)
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.