Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
A widely cultivated annual African daisy.
- ‘Further north you'll find the ubiquitous Namaqualand daisy, a hardy plant with large, brightly-coloured flowers.’
- ‘The first rains are a kiss of life in this barren landscape and the Namaqualand daisies bloom into a spectacle of colour.’
- ‘Cape violets are delightful on their own but if you want more colour you can sow Namaqualand daisies among the bulbs after they have been planted.’
- ‘Selected forms of Namaqualand daisies are available for cultivation in a variety of shades such as orange, cream, yellow and salmon.’
- ‘In the farmlands of Modderfontein between Nababeep and Springbok sporrie and Namaqualand daisies are blooming.’
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.