Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A small white-flowered creeping chickweed with soft hairy leaves which supposedly resemble the ears of mice.
- ‘Mouse ear chickweed has white flowers while Anagallis arvensis has blue or red flowers.’
- ‘Common mouse-ear is a short-lived perennial, native in grassland and in open cultivated and waste ground.’
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.