Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A lightweight material (such as polypropylene film) placed over growing plants to protect them, unsupported except by the plants themselves.
- ‘Frost protection will not be as good as with most other types of cloche, but a floating cloche will help to warm the soil and will aid germination.’
- ‘The best way to stop insects from attacking your crop is to grow lettuce under a floating cloche.’
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.