Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A poisonous white-flowered plant of the parsley family, with fern-like leaves and an unpleasant smell, native to Eurasia and North Africa.
- ‘Although fairly toxic, fool's parsley has occasionally been used in folk medicine.’
- ‘This is fool's parsley, a plant you'd better not consume.’
- ‘Both poison hemlock and fool's parsley smell nasty; just roll some leaves between your thumb and forefinger, and smell.’
- ‘Do you have witches’ thimbles, devil's nettle, fool's parsley, or wolf's bane in your garden?’
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.