Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A campion or similar plant of the pink family, with a sticky stem.
- ‘A large number of wild flowers have been planted, including sticky catchfly, dropwort and meadow crane's bill and the trees include prunis, oak, rowan and lime.’
- ‘On November 17, the Service proposed to list Spalding's catchfly as a threatened species.’
- ‘A member of the carnation family, Spalding's catchfly is a long-lived perennial herb with small greenish-white flowers.’
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.