Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Used in the names of various related compounds isolated from the brain and nervous tissue.‘sphingomyelin’
From Greek Sphinx, Sphing- Sphinx originally in sphingosine, with reference to the enigmatic nature of the compound.
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.