Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(1902–79), US composer; full name Richard Charles Rodgers. He worked with librettist Lorenz Hart before collaborating with Oscar Hammerstein II on a succession of popular musicals that included "Oklahoma!" (1943), "South Pacific" (1949), "The King and I" (1951), and "The Sound of Music" (1959)
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.