Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A North American catalpa which is widely planted in urban parks in Europe.
- ‘A lovely mature Indian bean tree dominates the entrance and has started flowering in the last few years.’
- ‘The Indian bean tree, Catulph bungai, has beautiful catkin-like pods and the sweet chestnut, Castanea savita, has fat spiky burrs.’
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.