Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A marine mollusc with a shiny, almost spherical, shell and a large foot.
- ‘Moon snails are carnivorous sand dwellers feeding mainly on clams and other snails’
- ‘Atlantic moon shells are found along most of the East Coast.’
- ‘She was explaining about the moon snail, which they had come across while wading.’
- ‘Moon shells are snail-like globular forms with a half moon shaped aperture.’
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.