Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
An Old World squirrel that frequents palm trees, especially a tree squirrel with a striped back and a shrill bird-like call.
- ‘The stripes on the Palm Squirrel's back are explained by a Hindu legend.’
- ‘A stepwell was host not only to people but also to entire communities of bees, fish, lizards, palm squirrels, parrots, pigeons, and turtles.’
- ‘The African palm squirrels (genus Epixerus) are long-legged runners that forage only on the 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.