Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A white European butterfly with black markings which lives in rough grassland.
- ‘A number of butterflies are also present, including marbled white, meadow brown, small heath and small skipper.’
- ‘Cockey Down is best visited in spring and summer, when insects such as the hornet robber-fly, and butterflies such as chalkhill blue, marbled white and dark green fritillary find a home among the stunning tapestry of wildflowers.’
- ‘The Manor Farm site has recorded all butterfly species to be found in Yorkshire, including the rare marbled white and common blue.’
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.