Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A cat with orange fur and darker orange markings.
- ‘The term marmalade cat applies to several Malawi species with certain markings.’
- ‘Orlando is a gorgeous marmalade cat with gooseberry-green eyes.’
- ‘He meets a little white mouse, a marmalade cat, a black-and-white cow, a green crocodile, a grinning lion, a big-eared elephant and a gigantic whale.’
- ‘"Sir Winston requested in his will that there should always be a marmalade cat named Jock in comfortable residence at the House," explains Victoria, part of whose job description is to look after the current incumbent, six-year-old Jock III.’
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.