Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
(1931–), US writer; full name Thomas Kennerley Wolfe, Jr. Having been a news reporter for the "Washington Post" 1959–62 and the "Herald Tribune" 1962–66, he examined contemporary culture in the US in "The Electric Kool-Aid Acid Test" (1968), "The Bonfire of the Vanities" (1988), and "A Man in Full" (1998)
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.