Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A common ground-dwelling Australian songbird with black-and-white plumage, long legs, and a loud piping call.Also called peewee
- ‘Pairs of magpie-larks use choral skills to intimidate rivals.’
- ‘‘How long before feral pigeons and sparrows replace local magpie larks and crested pigeons feeding beneath the cafe tables of Alice Springs? ‘he asks.’’
- ‘A large number of magpie-larks forage in the park surrounding Calamvale Creek.’
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.