Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A small brightly coloured solitary coral with tentacles that end in small knobs, sometimes found in colder seas.
- ‘We found a lovely archway with a large swim-through completely covered in orange cup coral.’
- ‘We found boxer crabs (they are still there!) and blue ring octopus at Siladen, cup coral snails at Manado Tua, and ghost pipefish near the famous giant clams at Fukui.’
- ‘With clever camouflage techniques, golden wentletraps and their eggs are almost invisible against the cup coral host.’
- ‘There are writhing carpets of brittle stars, as well as patches with the occasional cup coral and dead man's finger.’
- ‘He was kind enough to identify many of them for me, and in the process informed me that I had a nice shot of a scarlet and gold cup coral.’
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.