Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
An Australian mouse with elongated hindlimbs and feet for jumping.
- ‘Small venomless snakes, lizards, birds, and small animals like hopping mice and rabbits, were abundant in the undergrowth.’
- ‘The long-tailed hopping mouse was one of the largest and most elegant of Australia's native hopping rodents.’
- ‘A native hopping mouse not seen in New South Wales since the mid 1800s has been found north of Broken Hill in the far west of the State.’
- ‘Spinifex hopping mice live in small social groups with several individuals often sharing a burrow system.’
- ‘She described four types of social organisation, with the hopping mouse at one end of the spectrum.’
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.