Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
1A town in southern England, on the Thames River, opposite Eton; population 31,800 (est. 2009)
2An industrial city and port in Ontario, southern Canada, on Lake Ontario, opposite the US city of Detroit; population 216,473 (2006)
3A commercial and residential town in north central Connecticut, north of Hartford; population 28,851 (est. 2008)
The name of the British royal family since 1917. Previously Saxe-Coburg-Gotha, it was changed in response to anti-German feeling in World War I.
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.