Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A tropical hardwood tree with close-grained red timber.
- ‘White beefwood grows in the drier more exposed areas and is often found in regrowth.’
- ‘Sally wattle, ironwood and beefwood dominate the very sparse canopy.’
- ‘The fine-leafed beefwood or forest wax tree, Grevillea coriacea (family Proteaceae), is a characteristic tree of the open woodland and grassland of central Cape York Peninsula.’
- ‘Australian Pine, also known as ironwood or beefwood, is an exotic, evergreen species native to southern Asia and Australia.’
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.