Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A creeping arctic-alpine plant with white flowers and glossy leaves.See also dryas
- ‘Not found at all in Britain, this little orchid's heartland is the Mediterranean, and so it's strange that its tender southern shoots appear here, within inches of tough tundra plants such as mountain avens.’
- ‘The white mountain avens needs a moist peaty or sandy soil, and must be protected from slugs and snails.’
- ‘This is Arctic Canada at its best: a northern landscape blooming with purple mountain saxifrage, moss campion, and mountain avens.’
- ‘As the name implies, the mountain avens can mostly be seen in mountains.’
- ‘There were fields of the wildflower mountain avens gone to seed in Kennicott.’
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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.