Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
An American plant of the nightshade family which resembles the Cape gooseberry.
- ‘Add ground cherries and boil hard another ten to fifteen minutes until as thick as desired.’
- ‘I think, however, that they could be combined with other plants in a large tub and the ground cherries could be allowed to cascade over the edge.’
- ‘I try a citrus-accented ground cherry that comes in its own papery wrapper.’
- ‘Though we never plant a full row, and they never produce many fruits, we keep growing cape gooseberries, which resemble overgrown ground cherries.’
- ‘I spotted this ground cherry plant that was different than the ones growing in my 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.