Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
An American Indian hut consisting of an oval frame covered with brushwood or grass.
- ‘There was some line about, ‘I'll take you to my wickiup,’ or something.’
- ‘Some programs recommend building a wickiup from twigs or digging an emergency snow cave, ‘just like a marmot.’’
- ‘Then another full day to set up the tepee and the wickiup.’
- ‘Nothing had felt this good since he had slept in Awi's wickiup, with the Dakota snow outside and the smell of cinnamon and long grass in his nose.’
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.