Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1The rhyme exemplified by homonyms, such as bear/bare or wear/where.
2Rhyme in which different consonants are followed by identical vowel and consonant sounds, such as in moon and June.
- ‘Who else could convince us that the perfect rhyme for ‘girlies ‘is ‘earlies‘?’
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.