Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A slender white-flowered European plant of the parsley family.
- ‘The Burnet Saxifrage, sometimes cultivated for kitchen use, is neither a Burnet nor a Saxifrage.’
- ‘On small outcrops of nutrient-rich basalt, one can find endemic basalt musky saxifrage (Saxifraga moschata basaltica) and rock burnet saxifrage (Pimpinella saxifraga rupestris), the relic alpine saxifrage, and other rare species, including alpine woodsia, rose root, and least willow.’
- ‘At the southern end of the field, as the slope increases, herb species increase with meadow vetchling, betony and burnet saxifrage present.’
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.