Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
The horny egg case of a skate, ray, or small shark.
- ‘These egg cases frequently wash up on beaches and are commonly known as mermaid's purses.’
- ‘Each egg is enclosed in a capsule around 12 cm in length, commonly known as a mermaid's purse.’
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.