Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(1908–88), US director and playwright; full name Joshua Lockwood Logan III. He directed Broadway shows, including "Annie Get Your Gun" (1946), "Mister Roberts" (1948), "South Pacific" (1949) and "Fanny" (1954), as well as motion pictures, including "Picnic" (1955), "Bus Stop" (1956), "South Pacific" (1958), and "Camelot" (1967). He wrote or cowrote several of these and other titles, and in 1950 shared the Pulitzer Prize for Drama with his "South Pacific" cowriters Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II.
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.