Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A climbing Chinese rose with fragrant white flowers, which has become naturalized in the southern US.
- ‘Known as the Cherokee Trace, the trail is marked by Cherokee roses growing near springs and camping grounds.’
- ‘How does a plant from China obtain a name like Cherokee rose and become the state flower of Georgia?’
- ‘Having long ago naturalized in the area, the Cherokee rose was selected as the state flower of Georgia.’
- ‘The Cherokee roses, white and pink, were brought to Oklahoma by the Cherokee when they made the Trail of Tears in 1832.’
- ‘In 1916, with the support of the Georgia Federation of Women's Clubs, the Cherokee rose was named the state floral emblem.’
- ‘I need to google Cherokee roses, I am not familiar with them.’
- ‘Named after the Cherokee roses that framed the property in the late 1800s, it is steeped in history.’
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.