Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
Any of a number of plants which have parts that are said to resemble a turban or similar headdress, in particular.
- ‘There are over 1,800 types of wild flowers, including the Apennine edelweiss, Alpine anemone, Turk's caps and numerous orchids.’
- ‘Whereas some Turk's caps have large oval leaves, others have lobed leaves or leaves that are nearly round.’
- ‘I'll send you a box of Turk's caps and the lantana.’
- ‘The Turk's caps added drama and color to the video.’
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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.